From a report received Wednesday morning from Frontier Communications:
Fort Wayne, IN August 15 - Frontier Communications is issuing a service outage alert that affects customers in the state of Indiana.
Earlier this morning a lighting strike to fiber supporting data and voice traffic temporarily caused service to go down. The lighting strike occurred between Fort Wayne and South Bend, IN.
Teams of Technicians have been dispatched to the area and repair activity ensued. Service has been restored and systems are returning to normal status.
We regret any inconvenience this may have caused. Customers having any issues are asked to contact their nearest Frontier Communications office for additional assistance.