A network issue causing problems for Rio Linda residents trying to call 911 has been resolved according to Sacramento Police.

Some Rio Linda residents may experienced problems contacting 911 Wednesday evening.

A network event caused the issue. Some Rio Linda residents with landline phone numbers that began with "(916) 991" or "(916) 992" were unable to call 911.

Residents experiencing issues were asked to call (916) 732-0100 if they needed emergency help from police, fire, or medical assistance, or try calling 911 from a cell phone.