Widespread outages reported for Verizon customers

By Stacey Readout - Assistant News Director

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Verizon Wireless customers reported widespread outages in the state of Florida Tuesday evening.

LINK: Verizon outage report

Customers reported they could send text messages, but could not make calls.

Among the cities listed in the outage: Jacksonville, Oviedo, Zephyrhills, Fort Lauderdale, Winter Springs, Pompano Beach, Tampa, Panama City, Fort Myers, Largo, St. Petersburg, Lake Wales, West Palm Beach, Cape Coral, Sebastian and more.

Service was restored to customers about 9 p.m. Tuesday. 

It's unclear what caused the outage.


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