JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — UPDATE: Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said the issue has been resolved.
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Verizon Wireless customers may experience issues when dialing 911 in Jacksonville, the sheriff's office said Tuesday afternoon. Jacksonville Sheriff's Office sent out a public safety text alert making people aware.
The alert states:
"Verizon Wireless customer may experience issues when calling 9-1-1. Verizon WIRELESS CUSTOMERS ONLY - If you have trouble getting through to 9-1-1, call 904-630-0500. TEXT TO 9-1-1 available as well."
Verizon's 911 issue is also being reported in several other states.