Phone system restored at Allen Parish Sheriff's Office - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Phone system restored at Allen Parish Sheriff's Office

(Source: MGN Online) (Source: MGN Online)
ALLEN PARISH, LA (KPLC) - The Allen Parish Sheriff's Office communication system has been restored, following a lightning strike Thursday afternoon.

According to Chief Deputy Ricky Johnson, the lightning strike affected the office's internal phone system, but not any 911 services.

Residents with an emergency are urged to call 911.

For more information on the incident, call the Allen Parish Sheriff's Office at 337-639-4353.

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