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Optimum customers in NY, NJ, CT hit by cable outage

September 7, 2019 GMT

NEW YORK (AP) — A widespread outage has left Optimum customers in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut without cable TV and internet service.

Optimum customers started tweeting that their service was out at about 8 p.m. Friday.

Lisa Anselmo, a spokeswoman for Optimum parent company Altice USA, said the company appreciates its customers’ patience as it works “to identify the root cause and resolve the situation.”

She did not provide any information about the extent of the outage.