[In the message entitled "OUTAGE: train derailment in Atlanta, fiber cut" on Sep 11, 5:47, Sean Donelan writes:]
Today is off to a great start.
A train derailed outside of Atlanta cutting several fiber cables
affecting service in the southeast.
MFS has a total of 613 DS3's down at this time - no ETR. No word on
how many other carriers are affected. Outage began at 02:15 PDT,
Looks like self-healing SONET, isn't.