HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Nearly half a dozen 911 and non-emergency phone lines were down across the Midstate early Tuesday morning. As of 4:15 a.m., all phone outages were restored to their normal operations.
Four Midstate dispatch centers experienced outages which began early Tuesday morning around 1:30 a.m. and persisted until 3:45 a.m.
Ruth Miller of the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA), tells abc27 News Daybreak the outages were caused by an issue with the phone fiber lines.
All outages have been restored as of 4:15 a.m.