Numerous reports of problems are showing up on Twitter, as affected customers are reaching out to the company for a solution.
By 4:00 pm Wednesday afternoon, almost 6,000 complaints about AT&T service outages had been lodged with DownDetecor, and reports of persisting issues have continued, in smaller numbers, well into Thursday morning.
- AT&T customers reported issues making calls on Wednesday night.
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Some AT&T wireless customers in western Kentucky have reported problems with their service.
In a statement, AT&T said it was "aware of an issue affecting some users' ability to make certain wireless calls". Since 8 p.m. outage reports began subsiding, with most of the reports originating in National Football League cities, especially Atlanta, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. An AT&T spokesperson said that should resolve the issue.
Users in the Merced area have complained of problems making calls.