TROUP — The Mayor of Troup says a contractor hit a major Century Link cable line, shutting some residents off from the emergency 911 system.
Residents in the City of Troup will only be able to make local calls from landline phones.
911 can only be reached through the use of a cellphone.
Troup residents can dial 903-842-3211 from a landline, which will go straight to the Troup Police Department.
No word when the cable will be repaired.