Apple to investigate electrocution of Chinese woman using iPhone

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.

Last Updated: Jul 16, 2013, 14:31 PM IST

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.

ANI