911 call lines down in Hanover County for nearly 6 hours

911 call lines down in Hanover County for nearly 6 hours

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WWBT) - Emergency call lines in Hanover County were down for several on Sunday afternoon.

The locality’s emergency communications division announced that 911 call lines were temporarily down at around 3 p.m. on Oct. 4.

Hanover’s Emergency Communications announced around 8:51 p.m. that call lines were back in service.

While lines were down, the county advised that in case of emergency, residents call 804-730-6140 or 804-365-6140.

Text messages could still be sent to 911.

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