(Bloomberg) – A recent crash involving an UberTechnologies Inc. driverless car suggests autonomous softwaresometimes takes the same risks as the humans it may oneday replace. 

The accident on Friday in Tempe, Arizona, caused no majorinjuries. Another human-driven car turning left failed to yield,hit the Uber car and flipped it on its side. After a short pause,the company's self-driving test fleet was back on public roadsin Tempe, Pittsburgh and San Francisco early thisweek. 

Complex story

But the Tempe Police Department report, released Wednesday,recounts a complex story.

The Uber Volvo SUV, outfitted with autonomous driving sensors,was heading south on a wide boulevard with a 40 miles-per-hourspeed limit. It had two of the company's test drivers infront and no paying passengers. The light turned yellow as thevehicle entered an intersection. A green Honda on theother side of the road was trying to make a left at thelight. The driver thought it was clear and turned into the oncomingUber SUV, according to the police report.  

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