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Livestream 911 available in Ontario County

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — People in Ontario County can now livestream video during 911 calls.

The software, called Prepared Live, launched Monday. Officials say it will improve their ability to respond to emergencies effectively.

Callers who opt-in will get a livestream link via text from the dispatcher. Once they tap on the link, the live video starts.

Officials also say several months of preparation went into this project, making sure every team member can properly use the software.

​ ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — People in Ontario County can now livestream video during 911 calls.

The software, called Prepared Live, launched Monday. Officials say it will improve their ability to respond to emergencies effectively.

Callers who opt-in will get a livestream link via text from the dispatcher. Once they tap on the link, the live video starts.

Officials also say several months of preparation went into this project, making sure every team member can properly use the software. Read More Top StoriesRochesterFirst  

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