Sprint customers unable to dial 911 in Vance County

— Vance County authorities said Wednesday night that they are experiencing technical difficulties receiving calls from Sprint customers within the county.

Authorities said that when a Sprint customer calls 911, the call goes through but dispatchers are unable to hear the caller.

Vance County residents who need emergency assistance are asked to call 252-492-0202 until further notice.

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