In response to Taiwan media reports that Lin Zhiying and his father drove a Tesla into a bridge pier and the vehicle burst into flames, Tesla customer service said this afternoon that it did not know the cause of the fire.
As for whether there are flammable materials on the body, Tesla customer service said that there are no flammable materials near the driving seat of Tesla, and the design of the vehicle will also consider extreme circumstances.
"No matter what brand of car, this extreme situation will be considered, regular vehicles do not have particularly flammable materials." "The customer service said.
A white Tesla driven by Lin Chih-ying and his son crashed into an island and burst into flames today, Taiwan media reported.
Responding to Lin's injuries, local police said Lin suffered minor head injuries, which are not life-threatening at the moment. A breathalyzer test also confirmed that he was not driving under the influence.
In addition, Lin Zhiying brother Lin Zhixin also confirmed that the network exposure of the accident scene photos, the accident car is indeed Lin Zhiying's car.