Dozens of residents still without internet access a week after Berrow crash

Written by on November 21, 2020

Dozens of residents in Berrow are still without internet access after a car crashed into a roadside exchange box last weekend.

The collision in Berrow Road, reported here, has caused disruption to internet services in the surrounding area.

An Openreach spokesperson told “Our engineers have been working hard to repair a cabinet on Berrow Road which was hit by a car and seriously damaged in the early hours of last Saturday morning, affecting broadband service for dozens of customers.”

“We attended and made the area safe but there’s a lot of work to do.”

Berrow crash

We are working closely with our partner electricity company and hope to commence work tomorrow to re-shell the cabinet and restore power.”

“We understand how frustrating this must be for anyone is affected; we encourage anyone experiencing any disruption with their phone or broadband service to report it to their service provider who will then inform us.”


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