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Montgomery Co. residents may not have 911 access, thanks to storm

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Sep 19 2012 08:52:08 AM CDT
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MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. -

The storm Tuesday night packed quite a punch in some areas. In Montgomery Co., crews are scrambling to restore phone service for emergencies.

Officials say residents and businesses in the county may not be able to access 911 telephone service as a result of a telephone line problem.

Those needing 911 service is urged to go to their local police, fire or EMS station if unable to reach 911 on the phone.

It's not clear if the outage is county-wide or in just specific areas.