The device was returned, working, more than a year after it disappeared at sea.
English athlete, Clare Atfield, managed to recover his lost iPhone after 460 days. She received contact from a dog walker who reported having found the device near the place where she had lost her cell phone more than a year ago.
Clare Atfield lost the device on August 4, 2021, while rowing on the coast of Havant, the city where he lives in the United States. According to the American newspaper New York Post, as reported by UOL, when she fell off her surfboard, she lost her cell phone, which disappeared into the sea water.
The device, which was still working even after 460 days, was found on a beach in the state of Hampshire, United States. She received contact from a dog walker who claimed to have found the Iphone near the place where she had lost it.
Finding the owner of the cell phone
To find clare, as reported by the New York Post, the dog walker used the athlete’s credit card and a health card from her mother. He found the cards next to the cell phone in its protective case.
When you got your iPhone back, clare noticed that the back of the cell phone was broken, however, the device still worked. For Atfieldthis is due to the fact that the cell phone was wrapped in a protective cover.