911 Calls for Overdose Victims Continue to Overwhelm Northeast Ohio First Responders

The Cuyahoga County medical examiner's office projected yet another spike in drug overdose deaths - many caused by heroin and fentanyl. 

They now expect about 775 people to die of overdoses in 2017 -- just in Cuyahoga County.

Northeast Ohio first responders are being inundated with 911 calls, asking to administer the overdose reversal drug, Narcan. 

Guests: 
  • Marlene Harris-Taylor, ideastream

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