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Auto regulators say Fiat Chrysler under-reported roadway deaths

Fiat Chrysler is back in hot water with U.S. auto safety regulators. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Tuesday that the company failed to report some deaths, injuries and other information to the agency as required by law. In a statement, NHTSA said its investigators found a discrepancy in reporting by Fiat Chrysler and notified the company in late July. FCA investigated and told the agency it found a lot of under-reporting. "This represents a significant failure to meet a manufacturer's safety responsibilities," NHTSA Administrator Mark Rosekind said in a statement. Automakers are required to report vehicle-related deaths and injuries to NHTSA so...