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Tempe Police Release Video In Fatal Uber Vehicle Accident

On Wednesday, Tempe police released video in the fatal Sunday nightcrash that involved an Uber self-driving vehicle.

Elaine Herzberg, 49, died after she was struck while crossing Mill Avenue near Curry Road with a bicycle. Herzberg was not in a crosswalk.

The video shows both interior and exterior views of the vehicle just before the collision.

"Tempe Police Vehicular Crimes Unit is actively investigating the details of this incident. We will provide updated information regarding the investigation once it is available," said Tempe Detective Liliana Duran in an email statement.

The National Transportation Safety Board and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration are also investigating the accident.

Casey Kuhn reports from KJZZ’s West Valley Bureau. She comes to Phoenix from the Midwest, where she graduated from Indiana University with a degree in journalism.Kuhn got her start in radio reporting in college at the community public radio station, WFHB. She volunteered there as a reporter and worked her way up to host the half-hour, daily news show. After graduating, she became a multimedia reporter at Bloomington's NPR/PBS station WFIU/WTIU, where she reported for and produced a weekly statewide news television show.Since moving to the Southwest, she’s discovered a passion for reporting on rural issues, agriculture and the diverse people who make up her community.Kuhn was born and raised in Cincinnati, where her parents instilled in her a love of baseball, dogs and good German beer. You’ll most likely find her around the Valley with a glass of prosecco in one hand and a graphic novel in the other.She finds the most compelling stories come from KJZZ’s listeners.