Phone, internet service down from Coos Bay to Myrtle Creek

COOS & DOUGLAS COUNTIES - Frontier Communications says their phone and internet service is down, after a power company cut through a fiber optic cable.

Officials with Frontier say Coos Curry Electric was working on a line south of Coquille, when the line was cut.

Phone and internet service has been disrupted from Coos Bay to Myrtle Creek.

Officials don't have an exact number of people affected.

Officials with Frontier say it could take up to 6 hours to fix the broken cable.