911 lines down in Williamsburg Co.

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A fire in Williamsburg County has damaged the phone lines to the 911 call center.

The county's emergency 911 director says that the phone lines have been down since about midnight Wednesday. Since then, the calls have been diverted to an alternate location.

If you have an emergency, two additional phone lines have been set up to handle emergency calls in Williamsburg County. You can call either 843-354-9330 or 843-354-0606.

Live 5 News will let you know when the phone lines have been repaired.