Windstream communications is currently experiencing a telephone outage in three area communities.

Those with Windstream phone service in Tahoka, Post, and Wilson are currently unable to dial 911 for emergency services, or use long-distance services. Users are still able to make local calls.

Windstream is currently trying to determine the cause of the outage, and does not yet have a time frame for services to return to normal.

Anyone with an emergency is urged to contact their local authorities.

The Tahoka Police Department can be reached at 806-561-5255, the Garza County Sheriff’s Office can be contacted at 806-495-3595, and the number for the Lynn County Sheriff’s Office is 806-561-4505.

We’ll keep you updated on this story.