Verizon service restored after customers experience outage across Tri-State

Authorities advised of large-scale service outage Saturday morning
Published: Jun. 12, 2021 at 2:09 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 12, 2021 at 6:05 PM CDT
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TRI-STATE (WFIE) - Verizon service is back up and running again following a massive cellular outage that affected many areas throughout the Tri-State,

On Saturday, customers were facing service issues for a large part of the day, impacting everything from personal calls to internet coverage.

The Gibson County Sheriff’s Office was advised of a large-scale service outage among multiple mobile service carriers.

Several different agencies across the Tri-State posted on social media about the outage, including the Tell City Police Department.

The Evansville Emergency Management Agency also posted that Verizon customers were the ones experiencing the cellular outage, and several sheriffs throughout southwestern Indiana were reporting issues with people trying to call 911.

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