HIGH POINT, N.C. — 911 service in High Point has been restored.
Earlier today, High Point residents were asked to dial 336-373-2222 to report emergencies instead of 911.
Technical difficulties with the North State phone system caused increased delays for residents dialing 911.
#High Point residents: 911 is having technical difficulties. DIAL 373-2222 to report emergencies if you can't reach 911.
— HPFD (@HPFD) December 5, 2014