FIBER CUT AFFECTS SOUTH VALLEY PHONE USERS

FIBER CUT AFFECTS SOUTH VALLEY PHONE USERS

A cut in fiber-optic cable has disabled the phones of southern Doña Ana County residents with 233 telephone prefixes. Individuals with emergencies to report are advised to go in person to either the Mesquite or La Mesa Volunteer Fire Districts, where personnel will be stationed until telephone service is restored.

The La Mesa Volunteer Fire District is located at 183 E. San Miguel Rd., just off of N.M. 28 in La Mesa.

The Mesquite Volunteer Fire District is located at 1 Firehouse Road just off N.M. 228 in Mesquite.

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Reporters seeking more information or interviews: may call county Public Information Director Jess Williams at (575) 525-5801.