Rogers apologizes for wireless voice and sms service interruption

TORONTO, Oct. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Rogers is experiencing a wireless outage affecting voice and some SMS services across the country. Data services are not affected.

We are investigating the root cause and services are gradually resuming. At this time we do not have an estimate as to when full service will be restored. We sincerely apologize to our customers for the inconvenience.

We are still experiencing service interruptions in some areas and we encourage customers to use a wireline telephone if they need to reach emergency services.

SOURCE Rogers Communications Inc.

For further information:

Patricia Trott, patricia.trott@rci.rogers.com