Smithfield Area Without Phones
The Smithfield area is currently without phone service.
It was reported that a tree fell on a power line, which in turn started a fire — causing a major phone outage in Smithfield. There is currently a crew working to fix the situation, and phone lines are expected to be out until Thursday, Oct. 27. There are approximately 200 to 250 people affected by this outage. There is a phone posted outside of the Smithfield Fire Department that people may use in the case of an emergency.