Spectrum outages reported across Tri-Cities, Yakima
Spectrum users could be experiencing internet issues in areas across the Tri-Cities, Yakima and Hermiston following multiple outages.
According to third-party website not affiliated with Spectrum, Downdetector, the outages are mainly impacting the Tri-Cities and Yakima. Multiple people are experiencing their issues on the website. One user said, “Just spoke to charter, Yakima has slow speed/no service. There is no update at this time.”
Spectrum Senior Director of Communications Bret Picciolo released a statement on Sunday:
“Damage to a third party carrier’s fiber-optic network, caused by a construction crew, is impacting service for Spectrum customers. Our engineering team is working with that carrier to restore service as quickly as possible.”
Outages were still being reported on Monday.
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