UPDATE: 9-1-1 services have been restored to Karnes County according to the local sheriff's office.

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9-1-1 lines are down in Karnes County for an "unknown amount of time," according to the sheriff's office.

The Karnes County Sheriff's Office said if you have an emergency, call (830)-780-3931 and select option 1.

However, if you dial 9-1-1, KCSO said calls will be answered at the Wilson County Sheriff's Office. Dispatchers there will contact Karnes County.

More information was not immediately available.