AT&T phone and internet outages reported across the Midwest

ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – It appears that customers using AT&T for phone and internet are experiencing outages across the Midwest. The website DownDetector reports that customers in St. Louis, Chicago, Milwaukee, Indianapolis, Cincinnati are having problems.

Replies sent from the AT&T customer service Twitter account, @ATTCares, also confirm the outage.

Outage Report says the problems began around 4pm with a high of 1,085 reports at 7:40pm.

AT&T customers who try to make phone calls are receiving either a “Call Failed” message or a recording that the call can’t be completed as dialed.