Washington state's AG promises 'appropriate action' after 911 outage
VANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington's Attorney General Bob Ferguson is vowing to take "appropriate action" after a massive 9-1-1 outage impacted much of the state last week, including counties in Southwest Washington.
Ferguson said Wednesday that this was the second lengthy outage of 9-1-1 service in the state since 2014.
He added that CenturyLink “must handle its responsibilities as Washington's 9-1-1 provider with a level of seriousness and care that reflects this responsibility."
The Federal Communications Commission is also investigating.