Fiber cable cut reported on Hatteras Island

A fiber cable that provides connectivity to Hatteras Island was damaged on the afternoon of Friday, May 13, 2022, causing the island to lose internet, cellular and landline phone service.

If you experience an emergency and are unable to contact 911, please proceed to your nearest fire department or Dare County EMS station for assistance.

Crews have been dispatched. No additional information is available at this time. Updates will be provided as more information becomes available.