BREAKING: Horizon West-area schools are without internet

A cut AT&T fiber line in the Hamlin area is to blame for the outage.

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Some West Orange-area Orange County Public Schools campuses are without internet this morning, the district announced.

“Due to a regional AT&T fiber that was cut in the Hamlin area, some schools are without internet,” the district told parents in text message. “As a result, morning attendance calls are unable to go out.”

The affected schools include Bridgewater Middle, Hamlin Elementary, Hamlin Middle, Independence Elementary, Keene’s Crossing Elementary and Windermere High.



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