• Service restored for AT&T customers in DeLand, deputies say


    DELAND, Fla. - Update: Service was restored Thursday afternoon.

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    AT&T cellphone customers in DeLand won’t be able to call 911, Volusia County deputies said.

    A spokesperson said Tuesday that the issue is a service interruption involving AT&T.

    Deputies said customers should use a different cellphone carrier or a landline phone if they need to make a 911 call.

    The outage reportedly affects users within an approximately 1.5 mile radius of a tower in the 
    DeLand area. Service should be unaffected for AT&T users in all other areas.

    WFTV will be following this story and will send out an update when service has been restored.

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