Many Florida Verizon customers experienced service outage

Posted at 7:31 PM, Jun 14, 2016

Many Verizon customers across Florida were unable to make phone calls due to an outage that appeared to cover much of the state Tuesday.

Representatives for Verizon said in a statement: "

"Verizon Wireless experienced an interruption in voice service for some customers in parts of Florida today.  The outage lasted approximately 2.5 hours.  Engineers were able to identify and resolve the issue promptly and service was restored by 7:40 PM EST."