System failure corrected during Aiken County 911 phone system change

STAFF PHOTO BY CINDY KUBOVIC

Aiken County’s phone system change involving Aiken County Sheriff’s Office 911 phone lines experienced initial issues, but has since been corrected.

Aiken County Sheriff’s Office dispatch center connected their 911 lines to an improved system at 10 a.m. Tuesday, according to a press release provided by the Sheriff’s Office.

There was a temporary issue with the change; however, residents should not experience any issues currently.