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UPDATE: Phone, 9-1-1 systems repaired in ETX counties

UPDATE 5:50 AM: Officials in Rusk and Cherokee Counties tell us the phone systems, including the 9-1-1 system are back up and running this morning.


Two East Texas counties are experiencing problems with their 9-1-1 system.


RUSK COUNTY - 

The Rusk County Office of Emergency Management is reporting that 911 services are down throughout the county.

To report an emergency in Henderson dial 903-657-3512.

To report an emergency in Rusk County, dial 903-657-3581.


CHEROKEE COUNTY - 

Cherokee County has also reported problems with their 9-1-1 system. Officials there said if 9-1-1 does not connect, call the sheriff's office at 903-683-2271 or 903-810-1911.

At this point, it's not clear what caused the outage. Stay tuned to KLTV.com for more details.

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