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One of Google's self-driving cars got into an accident that sent its driver to the hospital (GOOG, GOOGL)

One of Google's self-driving cars got into a nasty collision last month — so nasty, it sent the car's human driver to the hospital. While no injuries were reported at the scene of the accident, Google notes in its monthly report on self-driving car accidents that the driver voluntarily checked himself into the hospital and was evaluated by medical staff and released. The accident was reported by some news media at the time, but the new Google report provides a more detailed account of the incident, which occurred on September 23 in Google's hometown of Mountain View, California.
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