Widespread Comcast internet outage across U.S. includes Massachusetts customers

(WHDH) – Comcast’s internet service, Xfinity, is reportedly experiencing outages across the country.

DownDectector.com shows the outage hitting major cities across the country, including San Francisco, Boston and Seattle. Most of New England appears to be affected.

Comcast confirmed the reports in a tweet on its customer care account saying that the company is working to fix the issue.

It is unknown when the outage started, but customers on social media that their internet has been not working for several hours. The company has not said what caused the outage.

The problem does not appear to be affecting home television or phone service.

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