Fiber repair in Bishopville may impact 911 calls

(Source: WMC Action News 5)
(Source: WMC Action News 5)
Published: Jan. 26, 2022 at 10:38 AM EST|Updated: Feb. 2, 2022 at 11:10 AM EST
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BISHOPVILLE, S.C. (WIS) - Officials in Bishopville say that fiber repair that was rescheduled to happen Wednesday night may impact 911 calls in the area.

The repair was previously scheduled for last week.

The repairs are expected to happen around 11 p.m. and could last two to three hours.

Officials say they are working with Frontier Communications to minimize any impacts to 911 calls.

If you try to call 911 during this time and experience problems, you can call 803-486-1451, 803-486-1707 or 803-484-1723.

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