911 service partially restored following AT&T outage

Charleston County News

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – 911 service has been restored in Charleston County following an hours-long outage due to AT&T service issues.

The Charleston County Consolidated Dispatch Center once again has service and residents can call 911 in the event of an emergency.

The City of Goose Creek also reports that 911 services have been restored.

In Dorchester County, service to the Consolidated Dispatch Center has been partially restored, but AT&T reports that “it could be several hours before full service is restored.” Dorchester county will keep the temporary phone line up as a backup until Friday.

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