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Apple to investigate electrocution of Chinese woman using iPhone

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 - 14:31

Washington: Apple has announced that it will investigate into the death of a Chinese woman who was allegedly killed by an electric shock while answering a call with the device on charging.

The Fox News reports that a woman in the western region of Xinjiang wrote about the death of her 23-year-old sister Ma Ailun on China''s popular microblog service Sina Weibo.

According to the report, local police had confirmed that Ma died of electrocution but they are yet to verify if her phone was involved.


First Published: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 - 14:30
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