Man Wants Apology After iPhone Catches Fire in His Pants

A Georgia man says he escaped serious injury when his iPhone 6 Plus caught fire in his jeans.
1:18 | 12/03/15

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I mean. It was pretty humiliating you know you have to take your parents often are parking lot. This is all that's left of Rockies iPhone six plus nothing but charred and melted parts rocky was okay with us using his first name but asked us not to show his face. He says he was in this Home Depot parking lot loading up his car Tuesday afternoon quake felt something warm in his pocket and it didn't take long for to start to burn. Russell smoke and in my belt. I don't do my parents pushed at a rate turned my head open there wouldn't expo moved money and use my phone. And take a look at Rockies geez he says the phone got so hot it burned away most of us front pocket and struggling he says he he got the pants off in time of more than phone started burning his leg. Even so he says he felt humiliated standing there in the parking lot in this half bird boxers. So Iraqi try to find out who was responsible and learned apple sold the phone to someone else and when he fourteen. And that a company later refurbished and sold it to his current carrier that's how we got it. He did say the phone refurbishing company sent him make replacement iPhone six plus within 24 hours but that's not enough for him. He says he just wants someone to take responsibility for what happened. And buy him some new pants. I guess call from somebody just taking in over responsibility for an apology artist. You know that that's really you know.

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