NHC Emergency Management offers text-to-911 service
Everyday thousands of people call 911 to report traffic accidents, call in a health emergency, or unfortunately report a crime. However, have you been in a situation where you were unable to talk but needed 911 assistance? New Hanover County Emergency Operations Center has a service that can help you, regardless of your cell phone carrier. All 5 carriers Verizon, Sprint, T-mobile, AT&T, and US Cellular all allow you to text in your emergency.
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