Verizon sends portable cell tower to assist in search for missing hiker [telecom]

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As first responders continue their search for a missing hiker near
Andrew Bald Mountain in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park area
of Tennessee, Verizon Wireless has deployed a portable cell phone
tower to Andrews Bald to assist with search efforts.

Mitzie Sue "Susan" Clements, 53, of Cleves, Ohio, was last seen about
5 p.m. Tuesday on the Forney Ridge Trail, approximately a quarter-mile
from Andrews Bald, after she and her daughter separated SPOT
(Satellite Pico Cell on a Trailer) is a mobile cell site that utilizes
satellite connectivity to provide wireless service for those engaged
in these ongoing efforts.

Bill Horne
(Remove QRM from my email address to write to me directly)

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