New Castle News
NEW CASTLE —
Internet service was disrupted yesterday morning after a delivery truck hit a control box behind Comcast.
New Castle police said a Pitt-Ohio Express truck, making a delivery to Dunkin Donuts on Mill Street, hit a control box mounted on a utility pole on Falls Street about 11 a.m. yesterday.
A Comcast spokesman said the truck damaged the power supply. He said the damage was repaired by 12:30 p.m.
Comcast customers in the downtown were affected. The spokesman said the affected area was “very localized.”
Police said downtown Internet users were without service for about 90 minutes.