Cell Kills Korean Man

“His cell phone was found in his shirt pocket with its battery severely melted and his chest burned and fractured.”

Ouch. Details here.


  1. #1 Lassi Hippeläinen
    November 29, 2007

    Assuming that the story isn’t fake… if the battery had exploded, it wouldn’t have left a molten lump.

    As already noted in Slashdot, it is more likely that something else exploded (the guy was working in a quarry!), and the battery melted as collateral damage.