EPB says an equipment failure on Tuesday led to internet outages and slow speeds for some customers.

EPB spokesperson John Pless says the issue has been fixed.

Pless issued the following statement:

"EPB Fiber Optics has restored services following an equipment failure that resulted in internet outages and slow speeds for about two hours. We regret any negative impacts experienced by our customers. We are constantly striving to enhance Chattanooga’s community-wide fiber optic network and will utilize this experience to identify ways to further strengthen the system."

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