ALPINE, TX (KWES) - UPDATE: We're told by an AT&T spokesman said, "Service is restored for customers in the Odessa area whose service was affected by a damaged fiber cable earlier today."
The spokesman added the damaged fiber cable caused the outage in Kermit, Fort Stockton and Alpine.
Customers with AT&T in the Alpine area are having problems with their service at this time.
The Alpine Police Department reported the issue on their Facebook page.
They said that AT&T advised all other services are up and running but they were unsure when cell service will be restored to the area.
We will keep you up-to-date with the latest as we learn more.