The Tesla Fremont factory parking lot was the site of a suspicious death on Monday afternoon.
The Fremont Police Department were called to the factory at approximately 3:26pm about a “subject down” in the factory parking lot.
First responders provided emergency treatment, but the subject was pronounced dead at the scene.
Suspicious Death at Tesla Factory https://t.co/tdtQFkMhqg
— Fremont Police Department (@FremontPD) December 14, 2021
Homicide investigators have taken over the investigation, but no further details were provided about the cause of death or whether the subject was a Tesla employee.
The suspicious death comes on the same day the factory was temporarily shut down due to a power outage.
Tesla has lost power at their Fremont factory.
First reports came in around 3 hours ago, and as of one hour ago was still without power pic.twitter.com/SBdTkcg4Jj
— Drive Tesla 🇨🇦 (@DriveTeslaca) December 13, 2021
This article will be updated as more information becomes available.