Local Coroner Reports Yet Another Spike In Drug Overdose Deaths

Feb 10, 2020


The Franklin County Coroner's Office says nearly thirty people have died of drug overdoses in the past 10 days. 

Officials say on social media there were 23 fatal overdoses from January 31 to Friday and five on Saturday. Most likely died from fentanyl. Officials are telling addicts to use fentanyl testing strips and to carry the overdose antidote naloxone.