Verizon: 'Service is now fully restored' after Tuesday outages

Samsung phones may have caught the brunt of it

By Carianne Luter - Social Media Producer

Verizon was experiencing outages along the East Coast Tuesday morning, Verizon confirmed. 

Verizon customers have reported problems texting. It appears Samsung phones have caught the brunt of the problems. 

The company told News4Jax they are working to resolve this issue. 

"We experienced an issue impacting texting services for some customers this morning. Our engineers were able to identify and resolve the issue quickly. Service is now fully restored." 

Customers commented on the "Down Detector" website, stating the problems. 

"Haven't been able to send texts to my husband since 5 a.m. near Charlotte, NC," one customer reports. 

"Can't text message in southwest NJ but can make calls," another customer says.

"Miami, Florida no text msgs being received or sent." 

The resolution time is unknown. We are working to learn more information. 

Click here to view the outage map. 

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