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UPDATE: Cut Cable Line Knocks Out WOW! Service Sunday in

Update, 1 p.m. Jan 7: The City of Dearborn tells Patch that there was no water main break on Sunday in Dearborn, nor was the Dearborn Water Department working on a water main at the time.

The City of Dearborn Heights has confirmed that they cut the WOW! fiber optic line on Sunday while working on a water main on Gulley Road, which is on the border of the two cities.

However, the city added that the reason their workers cut the line is because its location had not been property marked by WOW!

Per state law, an individual, contractor or municipal entity looking to dig for any kind of underground work must call to have utility lines marked. The City of Dearborn Heights reports that it did so for this work, and that all lines were properly marked except WOW!

DiNardo confirmed that WOW did not mark the lines.

He explained that their

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