SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Computer problem that shut down at least 48 Department of Motor Vehicles offices across the state including branches in Concord, Oakland, Fremont, Novato and San Francisco, has been fixed and the offices reopened, officials said.
In an email, DMV officials said: “Some DMV field offices are experiencing technical difficulties that may affect transactions. There is an issue with a router and staff is working to fix it as quickly as possible.”READ MORE: Google Sued By DC, 3 States Saying It Invades Users' Privacy
During the outage, the agency recommended that customers go online or use self-service terminals in many Safeway and other stores to complete their transactions.READ MORE: 2 Injured In Separate Stockton Shootings
Just before 11 a.m., the DMV tweeted that the router issued had been fixed and the offices were reopening.MORE NEWS: Residents Escape Pleasanton House Fire; Neighbors Evacuated
The Bay Area offices impacted were:
- Redwood City
- San Francisco