DirecTV had major outage in Richmond this morning

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - NBC12 has gotten a report that DirecTV has had a major outage this morning affecting their carriage of many local markets including Richmond.

WWBT and WUPV are both affected by this outage.  DirecTV's Operations Center announced that the core problem has been fixed and they are in the process of bringing the markets back up.

Representatives from DirecTV said that WWBT and WUPV should be back on the satellite soon.

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