911 landline service disrupted

From staff reports

LEWISTOWN — According to confirmation provided by Mifflin County Dispatch, Juniata County’s 911 services was unavailable Wednesday evening by landline.

Phil Lucas, director of Mifflin County Emergency Services, stated that Juniata, Mifflin and Perry counties were being impacted due to an issue with Century Link landlines.

Lucas said cellular calls to 911 were still functioning during the outage.

Lucas also reported that all fire departments in Allensville, Belleville, Reedsville and Milroy had been notified of the outage and that if assistance was needed, they could be reached at their station phone numbers.