A 911 outage hit AT&T customers around the United States
A 911 outage prevented AT&T customers from calling emergency services for hours this morning, officials in multiple states said.
Several local law enforcement agencies and fire departments said this morning on social media that callers had been unable to reach emergency services after dialing 911. Officials in Texas, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Washington, and several other states reported issues.
AT&T is experiencing nationwide 911 service outage which is effecting the ability to call 911 on a cellphone. Until the issue is resolved, AT&T customers can access Arlington 911 by either calling 817-274-4444 or utilizing a landline.
— Arlington Fire Dept. (@ArlingtonTxFire) July 2, 2019
7/2/19 6:07 am.
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