Some Mesquite residents lost Internet and phone service overnight after an 18-wheeler snagged several fiber optic lines late Wednesday night.
Police said the driver of an 18-wheeler knocked the lines down trying to turn around in the Evans Recreation Center parking lot in the 1100 block of Hillcrest Street at about 11:30 p.m.
Nearly 400 feet of fiber optic cables were on the ground near the community center.
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Crews arrived at the location and removed the cables from the ground, but there is no word yet on when service will be restored.
Stay tuned to NBC 5 for the latest. NBC 5's Todd L. Davis contributed to this report.