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Cable damage cuts voice service to C-Spire customers

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

If you've noticed that your C-Spire phone isn't working, here's why: a fiber optic cable has been damaged causing issues with voice service for customers along the across the state.

Customers should still be able to use their data service. However, the voice service could be down until 2 p.m. Wednesday.

Miller said crews are working to fix the problem. In the meantime, they're trying to reroute service to a portion of the network that hasn't been impacted.

There's no word yet on what caused the damage to the fiber optic cable.

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