Outage hits Gmail users around world

If you're having trouble with your email, you're not alone.
PATRICK SEMASKY/AP
If you're having trouble with your email, you're not alone.

An outage is affecting Gmail and Google Drive users around the world.

According to the website outage.report, there have been 1276 reports of problems with Gmail in the past 20 minutes.

They came from United States, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada and 55 more countries.

People have reported trouble loading the website and sending emails.

Many vented their frustration on social media.

A spokeswoman for Google said it was aware of the problem and people should visit the Google status dashboard for details.

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