'Hey Siri, call 911!': Single dad paralyzed in car crash credits Apple's Siri with saving his life

Mail Online | 1/12/2019 | Dailymail.com Reporter
jenny1246 (Posted by) Level 3
Click For Photo: https://i.dailymail.co.uk/1s/2019/01/12/17/8440076-0-image-a-31_1547312889173.jpg

A Nevada man is crediting Apple's Siri with saving his life after he crashed his car and was paralyzed inside.

Single dad Nate Felix, of Pahrump, Nevada, was off-roading in the desert with his dog when his Jeep flipped over on a dry lake bed on December 7, 2018.

KSNV - Jeep - 'body - Head

He told KSNV that he tried to crawl out from under the Jeep, but his 'body was paralyzed' and he wasn't even able to lift up his head.

Felix said that he was pinned inside the car and that he was in pain at the time.

Lay - Night - Minutes - Way - Felix

'I had my dog lay next to me, trying to figure if I could stay warm for the night, but after ten minutes of that I realized there was no way I would be able to stay warm enough,' Felix said.

Which is when he remembered his Siri-enabled iPhone.


Although he didn't know where inside the car it was, he said he started screaming at it.

'I had no idea where my phone was, so I yelled, "Hey Siri, call so-and-so, call so-and-so", going through anyone I could think of,' Felix said, noting that 'It didn't work out, cannot connect, cannot connect' was all he heard.

Felix - Apple - Assistant - Emergency - Services

Finally, Felix asked the Apple virtual assistant to call emergency services for...
(Excerpt) Read more at: Mail Online
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!