911 Calls Rerouted During KSP Post 5 Phone Outage

Contributor: Christine Winter
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 1/15 7:35 pm
State Police said 911 calls for some Kentucky counties were rerouted Wednesday evening because of a phone outage.

The outage at KSP Post 5 in Campbellsburg affected calls for Henry, Trimble and Owen counties.

Troopers said emergency calls would be rolled over to Shelby County dispatchers.

According to State Police, Shelby County dispatchers would then use cell phones to contact Post 5 with the emergency information. 


Share
Most Popular
Police: Man Breaks Into Home To Take Shower
A man is accused of breaking into a Lexington home just to take a hot shower.
Harlan ER doctor suspended by Kentucky board
A Knoxville, Tennessee, doctor practicing at Harlan Appalachian Regional Healthcare Hospital has had his license suspended by the Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure.
Police: Man Robbed Lexington Walmart Pharmacy For Drugs
Lexington Police said that a man wanted drugs when he held up a Walmart Pharmacy.
Fiery Crash Closes Stretch Of I-75 In Laurel County
A section of I-75 north of Corbin was closed for a time Friday evening following a fiery crash involving a Fed-Ex tractor trailer, according to State Police. Investigators said the driver had minor injuries.
SUV Flips On I-75 Entrance Ramp In Lexington
Investigators said a driver was taken to the hospital Friday night after he flipped his SUV in Lexington.
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
   

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.