UPDATE: Rockford, Winnebago County 911 centers back up and running

Initial reports of call center outages were reported just before midnight
Published: Jun. 23, 2021 at 1:14 AM CDT
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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - Officials with the City of Rockford and Winnebago County say area 911 centers are once again operational after experiencing and outage late Tuesday night.

Various posts on social media all say the outage was due to a cut fiber optic line.

Both emergency and non emergency calls will now be accepted by area 911 centers.

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