October 19, 2014
AT&T crews hiked into a remote area 19 miles east of
Placerville, California today to repair the damage. Service resumed
in some areas between Placerville and South Lake Tahoe this
afternoon and is expected to be fully restored by Tuesday night.
The line aparently went down about 8:30 Monday night when someone cut into both the copper cables and fiber optic lines at a remote
AT&T is offering a five-thousand-dollar reward for information
leading to the arrest and prosecution of the vandals.
People with information should call AT&T Security at (925)
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.