iPhone Apple Map Strands People In Australian Outback

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(KPLR) - An Australian police department warning iPhone users to stop using Apple's maps app.
The warning comes after they had to rescue several people who became stranded in a national park after following the phone's directions.

Police even tested out the mapping system and found that a search for the town of Mildura is 43 miles off, sending people to the park.

Officials have contacted Apple.

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