iPhone 4 Run Over by Car - Cracked Screen. What are my Options?
- date: February 7, 2011
iPhone 4 was in my lap when I stepped out of my truck at Walgreens.
Due to my door and the passenger side door shutting, I didn't hear the phone hit the ground. Left Walgreens and headed down the street to my eventual destination, where I realized the phone was missing.
Went back to the Walgreens, and, unfortunately, the phone had landed on the asphalt, screen side down, in the next parking space, directly in the path of the wheel of the car that was parked there. So, not only had it been run over by the compact car that was in the spot when we left as it backed out, it had also been crunched by the Ford Explorer that was now in the parking place as my girlfriend found the phone!
Good news was, I had a Speck hard plastic case on it (the one I received for free as part of Apple's "free case program for the iPhone 4). Despite being run over twice, the only damage seems to be a cracked front screen. Everything works, and there doesn't s
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