Frontier Communications phone customers with the 559 exchange are unable to make 9-1-1 calls at this time, according to the Alleghany County Sheriff's Office.
Those customers are still able to make 1-800 calls.
Therefore, Frontier Communications customers with the 559 exchange are asked to call Virginia State Police in Salem if they have an emergency. That number is 1-800-542-5959.
Virginia State Police will then contact Alleghany County Sheriff's with your emergency.