Cut AT&T fiber line causes two 911 outages

Cut AT&T fiber line causes two 911 outages

Jesse Canales | KAUZ-TV

A cut AT&T fiber line between Wichita Falls and Henrietta impacted five Texoma counties

The 911 operating system and some office phone lines were down for Montague, Jack, Young, and Clay County law enforcement agencies just before 4:00 p.m. Thursday.

It is the second time this happened in less than two weeks. Both incidents were caused by a cut fiber line.

The 911 operating system went out in some Texoma counties including Young, Clay, and Montague. Emergency calls had to be rerouted to nearby counties that were still up and running…(Read the full story)

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