Friday, November 30, 2007

Exploding Cell Phone Battery Kills South Korean

http://72.14.253.104/search?q=cache:KVxVv3tKAgwJ:www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/nation/2007/11/117_14581.html+%22suspected+cell+phone+battery+explosion%22&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=2&gl=ca&ie=UTF-8

Or: http://tinyurl.com/2hhe9q

The Korea Times
28 Nov 2007

Man Killed in Suspected Phone Battery Explosion

By Cho Jin-seo
Staff Reporter

A 33-year-old excavator driver was found dead on Wednesday in Cheongwon, North Chungcheong Province, after a suspected cell phone battery explosion, police said. [...]

http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5hkHNLigBXLZt8xreluvRPKv3ZgwgD8T7DIAG0

Associated Press
29 Nov 2007

Report: Phone May Not Have Killed Worker

By KWANG-TAE KIM

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The South Korean man whose death was initially blamed on an exploding cell phone battery appears to have died from another cause, according to a news report Thursday. [...]

http://thelede.blogs.nytimes.com/2007/11/30/a-death-by-cell-phone-story-falls-apart/?hp

New York Times
30 November 2007

A Death-By-Cell-Phone Story Falls Apart

By Patrick J. Lyons