Transcript for Text-to-911 Takes Effect
Need help in a hurry well starting today you can -- -- 911 call with text message. The four major wireless carriers AT&T sprint T-Mobile and Verizon. Well now support texting 911 in areas where dispatchers are set up to receive text messages. You -- 911 in the number field type in what your emergency is and where you -- and then hit sent. For now though remember that voice messages are still preferable and you have to check out a list where operators are equipped before hand to receive the 911 tax. At FCC --
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