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Joshua D. Brown

Joshua D. Brown

Joshua D. Brown was a resident of Stow, Ohio. He attended Franklin Regional High School and later University of New Mexico.

Brown was a former United States Navy Seal. He was an avid YouTube blogger, who would post videos with his adventures using Tesla Motors self-driving technology.


On May 7, 2016 Brown was killed when his 2015 Model S drove under the trailer of an 18-wheeler on a highway near Williston, Florida. [1]

The crash occurred when a tractor-trailer rig made a left turn in front of the Tesla at an intersection of a divided highway where there was no traffic light.

Brown died from his injuries sustained in the crash.

Brown's death was the first reported fatality using self-driving technology.



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