Verizon Wireless restores statewide cell service in Arkansas

Verizon Wireless works to restore statewide outage in Arkansas

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Verizon Wireless has restored cell phone service in the state of Arkansas after a statewide outage Friday.

According to a post on their Verizon Wireless CS Twitter page, service has been restored.

According to their Twitter page Verizon Wireless CS, they are outages in the Arkansas area all day Friday.

Region 8 News reached out to Verizon Wireless and they released a statement.

Our engineers and technicians have been working closely with our vendor partners to repair the fiber cuts impacting service for our customers in Arkansas. That work is well underway and significant progress has been made and sites are restoring. Work continues in earnest and we won’t stop until all sites are fully restored.
Kate Jay, South Area Consumer Media Relations

Copyright 2019 KAIT. All rights reserved.