(OLNEY) Frontier Communications currently is working on a telephone outage in Richland County, affecting twenty-three (23) customers in the area of Illinois Routes 130 and 250. At the time of this announcement and posting, the affected landlines are unable to call the emergency 911 system. Therefore, in the event of an emergency, it is recommended that these affected Frontier customers try calling 911 from a cellular phone. Frontier crewmen are on the scene working to restore the service as soon as possible. Please share this information with any family and/or friends who live and/or work in this affected area. Your patience is appreciated and Frontier apologizes for any inconvenience.