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Sprint service restored after outage affected Columbia area

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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

Sprint has restored wireless service after an outage affected Columbia and surrounding areas for several hours Tuesday morning.

"Customers should be able to make and receive voice calls and use their data services now," said Sprint spokesperson Roni Singleton.

According to a Singleton, a power failure for one of the company's wire line providers caused the outage.

Technicians were able to fix the problem late Tuesday morning.

Singleton could not provide the number of customers who were affected by the outage.

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