911 service restored in Whitman Co.

911 service restored in Whitman Co.

911 service restored in Whitman Co.

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by KREM.com

KREM.com

Posted on July 14, 2014 at 3:54 PM

Updated Monday, Jul 14 at 7:39 PM

WHITMAN COUNTY, Wash.-- Authorities alerted residents of Whitman County of a 911 outage Monday afternoon. Whitcom expected the outage would last between six and eight hours, but crews had it restored in about four hours.

Dispatchers said a fiber optic line was severed, but it was not immediately clear how it happened.

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