6 opioid overdoses reported in Elyria Tuesday

6 opioid overdoses reported in Elyria Tuesday

ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) - Six opioid overdoses were reported in Elyria Tuesday.

Police have not said if any of the overdoses were fatal.

Last year, the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's reported more than 500 heroin or fentanyl- or heroin-related overdoses. In addition, Dr. Thomas Gilson, the city's medical examiner, said 400 overdoses were reversed by Narcan in 2016.

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