Cox service restored to Westbank following fiber ring cut

Published: Sep. 23, 2021 at 9:17 AM CDT|Updated: Sep. 23, 2021 at 1:02 PM CDT
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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - At about 7:45 a.m. today, a piece of fiber ring was severed in Mid-City New Orleans impacting customers in Algiers, the Westbank of Jefferson Parish, and St. Charles Parish, a Cox Communication spokesperson said.

Cars allegedly ran over the fiber lines, causing significant damage and outages.

A temporary connection fiber repair restored services to the area before noon.

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