Emergency call service has been restored after it was down overnight.
The outage covered all areas of Kern County along with Inyo and Mono counties. The Kern County Sheriff’s Office and Bakersfield Police Department confirmed the 911 service was down for Verizon wireless customers late Thursday night.
KCSO officials said they were alerted to the issue at 8 p.m.
In the future, if you need emergency services and 911 is down, call the following numbers:
Kern County Sheriff’s Office 661-861-3110
Bakersfield Police Department 661-327-7111
Fire/ Medical Services 661-324-6551
Arvin Police Department 661-854-5583
California City Police Department 760-373-8606
Delano Police Department 661-721-3377
McFarland Police Department 661-792-2121
Ridgecrest Police Department 760-499-5100
Taft Police Department 661-763-3101
Tehachapi Police Department 661-822-2222