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Autonomous Brakes May Have Stopped Berlin Truck Attacker From Killing More

Autonomous Brakes May Have Stopped Berlin Truck Attacker From Killing More

Earlier this month, 12 people were killed and dozens more were injured when an attacker drove a stolen truck through a crowded Christmas market in Berlin. If it hadn’t been for an automatic brake system mandated by European Union rules, however, last week’s tragedy could have been even worse.