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With cut fiber line repaired, localities reporting return of 911 service

Disruption seems to span several states, according to Rockbridge County officials

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Localities are reporting that their 911 service is back online.

Thursday’s outages are connected to a cut CenturyLink fiber line that has since been repaired.


ORIGINAL STORY

Several localities across our area are reporting a disruption in 911 service.

As of 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Campbell County, Wythe County and Rockbridge County have reported disruptions.

If you are having an emergency in Campbell County, call:

  • 434-215-9985
  • 434-219-9240
  • You can also text 911 with your location and type of emergency

If you are having an emergency in Wythe County:

  • Text 911 with your location and emergency

If you are having an emergency in Rockbridge County/Lexington/Buena Vista, call:

  • 540-572-4200

If you are having an emergency in Galax, call:

  • 276-920-4391
  • Or text 911

If you are having an emergency in Grayson County, call:

  • 276-920-4391

About the Author:

Samantha Smith joined WSLS 10’s award-winning digital team as a digital content producer in July 2018.