Utility Crew Cuts Fiberoptics Line

Posted On April 05, 2012

(Batesville, Ind.) – Much of southern Indiana was without internet service Wednesday.


A utility crew digging in Seymour accidentally severed a fiber optics line, cutting internet and phone service to various areas at about 10:45 a.m., according to Frontier Communications.


The outage affected cities from Terre Haute to Seymour, and Batesville to Jasper.


Service remained out for some residents until after 7:00 last night.