Update 4:00 p.m.:
According to a release at 3:30 p.m., the Carteret County Communications Center received notification the issue potentially affecting 911 service in the area has been resolved.
Should you have an emergency need, please dial 911 as always.
CARTERET COUNTY - CenturyLink has experienced a fiber line cut that may affect 911 access in the area, according to a Tuesday morning release.
If you are attempting to reach 911 in Carteret County and are unable to connect for any reason, call the Carteret County Communications administrative phone line at 252-726-1911 for emergency assistance.
CenturyLink is aware and is working to resolve the issue, but no estimated time for resolution has been provided.