Frontier outage in west Fort Dodge

Frontier Communications is experiencing a service outage affecting approximately 500 residential and business customers on the west side of town including the Deerwood-Spilka, Shekker, and Village Green areas.

Frontier has people on site assessing the situation and will be working to restore service as quickly as possible. At this time there is no estimated time of restoration said Gregory Hinz, general manager. Hinz said the cause is currently unknown.