Vehicles damage TelEm Group phone cabinet in Simpson Bay, Technicians restoring service

TelEm Group technicians are busy carrying out repairs to a damaged phone cabinet in the Simpson Bay area which has left residents and businesses without landline and internet service.

The phone cabinet was damaged after a vehicle or vehicles ploughed into it early Sunday evening.

Police were called to the scene and TelEm Group Technicians were also called out to assess the damage and begin repairs right away.

The service affected areas as of Sunday evening extends from the Yacht Club to the Lapalapa Center , on the other side of the Simpson Bay Bridge.

TelEm Group has meantime apologized to residents and businesses in the area for any inconvenience caused.