HERNANDO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office said their 911 and administrative telephone lines were restored Monday after they went down on Sunday afternoon.

While the lines were down, the sheriff’s office said texting 911 still worked. Residents were urged to use that option if they were able to.

“We thank you all for your patience during the outage,” the sheriff’s office said Monday.