UPDATE: Emergency phone service restored to Liberty Hill


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Liberty Hill residents with phone lines that use 515 and 778 area codes are now able to call 911

Residents were not able to reach 911 earlier Thursday due to problems with AT&T

5: 25 p.m. update: Emergency phone service was restored at 4 p.m. for residents of the Liberty Hill area, according to Williamson County.

Previously: Residents in the Liberty Hill area may not be able to reach 911 because of a problem AT&T is having with phone lines that begin with the area code of 515 and 778, Williamson County officials said Thursday.

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The alternate phone number for Williamson County emergency communications is 512-943-1394.

AT&T is working on a repair and hopes to resolve the problem shortly, according to a news release issued by the county. People with phone lines with area codes of 515 and 778 can call other numbers besides 911, the county said.

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