Landline phones down in part of Currituck

Published 11:06 am Monday, August 20, 2018

Landline phone service in the Gibbs Wood community of Currituck County has been interrupted.

People in the area cannot make outgoing or receive incoming calls from a landline telephone, Currituck officials reported this morning.

If there is a cell phone available, CenturyLink customers should call CenturyLink customer service (800-788-3600) to request a repair ticket.

The county said it is not  a 9-1-1 line issue. If emergency services such as law, fire or EMS are needed, please call 9-1-1 or call 252-232-2216 using a cell phone.

CenturyLink is aware of this outage, but has not yet provided a timeframe for repairs.