911 service down briefly

Around 2:54 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 23, Wilton police announced the 911 system was down in Georgetown.

According to Capt. John Lynch, police were notified by the phone company service was down and they were responding.

“It wasn’t very long when they called us (using the 911 system) stating the problem was resolved,” Capt. Lynch told The Bulletin.

An email announcement that service was restored was sent by 3:23.