Spectrum outages reported across Tri-Cities, Yakima

Spectrum outage
Courtesy: Downdetector

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.