A phone outage is stopping the main Nebraska State Patrol number from fielding calls. Emergency 911 calls aren't affected.
The outage is caused by a cut cable.
It's stopping service to the main business number (402) 471-4545 and the non-emergency Highway Helpline 1-800-525-5555 (*55).
Anyone who wants to reach the State Patrol for non-emergency purposes can call (402) 479-4952.
911 service continues as normal.