Service outages shut down DMV phone center

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Department of Motor Vehicles

WETHERSFIELD — A service outage from Verizon caused a shutdown of the Department of Motor Vehicles’ phone center on Saturday.

According to the DMV, those dialing the DMV phone center will receive a busy signal. Verizon  reported to DMV that the issue is being impacted by a higher level outage.

It is unclear when the phone center will be back up. DMV locations around the state remain open.