UPDATE: The 911 emergency system issues across southeast Nebraska Wednesday morning have been resolved.
According to a release, the technical difficulties were fixed at 11:30 a.m. 911 calls should be routed and answered in the normal manner.
NEBRASKA CITY – Several counties in southeast Nebraska are asking citizens to dial an alternate phone number until the 911 emergency system is restored.
Otoe County Emergency Management Director Gregg Goebel said troubles with 911 calls were reported beginning at 5 a.m. this morning.
He said Windstream is aware of the problem and is working to resolved issues.
Here are the alternate numbers to dial.
Otoe County , 402- 873-9560
Nemaha County, 402-274-3139 or 402-274-4977
Johnson County, 402-335-3307
Pawnee County, 402-335-3307