NV: Wire-gnawing rat causes 911 blackout

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A rat was to blame for a Tuesday night blackout
at the new $12 million Las Vegas police
communications center, which resulted in the
temporary disruption of 911 emergency calls.

. . .

Backup generators at the call center failed
to engage at 6:45 p.m.

Los Vegas Review-Journal

-- spider (spider0@usa.net), September 13, 2000

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