An AT&T network issue is impacting wireless 911 calls in Sullivan County, according to the county’s Emergency Communications District.

Until the issue is resolved, people experiencing an emergency and using a cell phone or other wireless device should call 423-279-7330, the district stated in a Monday morning news release.

The network issue is affecting Tennessee and Kentucky, the district stated.

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