UPDATE: As of 2 p.m. Wednesday, Hawaiian Telcom says they have resolved the issue that caused intermittent phone service issues across the state. The problem stemmed from a glitch in the call routing equipment, which allowed only some voice calls to complete.
Hawaiian Telcom is experiencing technical problems that have caused intermittent phone outages across the islands. Hawaiian Telcom spokesperson Ann Nishida Fry says the problem started this morning at 6 a.m.
The phone outages have also affected 911 lines on Maui, Hawai‘i Island, and Kaua‘i.