Published: May 07, 2013 11:30 AM EDT
Updated: May 07, 2013 4:42 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- CenturyLink customers across the country found themselves without service this morning. Here in Southwest Florida, the outage began at 6:00 a.m.

CenturyLink spokesperson Brian Hamman released a statement saying only, "CenturyLink is currently experiencing a disruption in service. We are working to restore service as soon as possible and apologize for any inconvenience this has caused. We will continue to work towards resolution until all issues are resolved."

According to Hamman, service was completely restored to Southwest Florida by 1:45 p.m.