AT&T Resolves Issues With Customers Calling 911 In Northwest Arkansas

WASHINGTON COUNTY (KFSM) — AT&T resolved issues with customers not being able to dial 911 from a cell phone throughout Northwest Arkansas on Wednesday (March 8).

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office warned AT&T customers that calls would not go through to the emergency 911 dispatch center.

The Fayetteville, Bentonville and Rogers Police Departments also experienced the issue.

AT&T addressed the outage with the following statement:

Service has been restored for wireless customers affected by an issue connecting to 911.  We apologize to those affected.