Update - 911 Services have resumed as normal following an earlier temporary outage.
Telephone Companies across the southeastern United States are reporting widespread issues involving callers ability to connect with 911 from both land line and cellular devices. The carriers are aware and are working to resolve the problem. No estimated time of resolution has been given as of this time.
If you are attempting to reach 911 in Carteret County and are not able to connect for any reason, please call the Carteret Emergency Communications administrative line at 252-726-1911. This phone number rings directly to the 911 center where trained Telecommunicators will answer your call and send you the appropriate help as quickly as possible.
For further questions you may contact Carteret County Emergency Communications at 252-222-5841.
Thursday, December 6, 2018 1:42:00 PM