UPDATE: Phone service restored to Lane Regional Medical Center
POSTED: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 10:44am
UPDATED: Friday, April 18, 2014 - 12:59pm
(NBC33) — UDPATE: Phone service to Lane Regional Medical Center was restored around 11am Friday morning. Crews struck a phone line near La 16 and La 64 around 8:45.
ORIGINIAL STORY: Officials at Lane Regional Medical Center tell NBC33 a construction crew accidentally cut the main line which provides phone service to the hospital in Zachary.
It happened around 8:45 Friday morning.
People wishing to get in contact with doctors, staff or patients must call their designated cell phone number.
AT&T is working to quickly repair the problem but has given no clear time table of when the phone lines will be restored.
911 and EMS service is not affected by the outage. We’ll have updates on this developing story throughout the day.