UPDATED: Sprint Restores Service to Area
UPDATE 8/17/16 9 a.m. Sprint reports the service issue has been resolved.
Our service issue in #DC is fully restored. We apologize to our customers and thank them for their patience.
— Sprint Care (@sprintcare) August 17, 2016
Montgomery County police are advising residents that Sprint cellular service in our area is experiencing problems. Police encourage residents to use a landline or a cellphone covered by another provider if they receive a busy signal when calling 9-1-1.
Sprint cellular service affected regionally.If receive busy signal when call 911,use landline phone or cellphone covered by another provider
— Montgomery Co Police (@mcpnews) August 16, 2016
Due to a fire & power outage some wireline customers in DC are unable to access service. We are working quickly to restore.
— Sprint Care (@sprintcare) August 16, 2016