Now you can in certain areas of the country, including one place right here in northeast Ohio

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CHARDON -- If you're in an emergency but can't talk or have bad cell phone reception, there's another way to get help.

How about texting 911?

Now you can in certain areas of the country, including one place right here in northeast Ohio -- Geauga County.

WKYC Channel 3's Will Ujek has the story.

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