Thousands of southern Kentucky Windstream customers are without phone and Internet service because of a Windstream cable that was accidentally cut Monday afternoon.
A crew installing a guardrail along U.S. 27 in Somerset accidentally cut the fiber line.
As of Tuesday morning about 6,500 customers were without power.
Monday night the Pulaski County 911 center was without power, but the center is back up and running.
All service is expected to be restored Tuesday night.