Though the technology is mostly there, driverless cars are still a source of anxiety. There are many hypothetical scenarios in which a driverless car might kill you. Driving off a bridge, driving into a head-on collision, driving into a deep ravine, driving into a toxic swamp filled with hungry crocodiles. All of these are equally plausible scenarios.
But driverless cars might also kill in other ways. For instance, they might give their passengers a heart attack. Case in point, this video of a 70-year-old woman experiencing the thrill and the wonder of Tesla’s Autopilot mode.
“This is my first day out, and I’m about to die.” Aren’t we all, lady. Aren’t we all.