A multi-state 911 outage affected many Twin Cities jurisdictions for about two hours Monday evening, officials say.
The outage was first reported shortly after 6:30 p.m. and was fully resolved by about 8:45 p.m., according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety.
⚠️8:45 P.M. UPDATE⚠️ECN confirms 911 service in MN (including Text-to-911) is restored following a multi-state outage. CenturyLink will determine the disruption's timeline & how many calls were impacted in MN. We will provide that information when we receive it from CenturyLink.
— Minnesota ECN (@MnDPS_ECN) September 29, 2020
No information on the cause of the outage was immediately available.
A full listing of 10-digit emergency numbers for Minnesota dispatch centers can be found here.