Massive Fentanyl Overdose in California Kills 1, Hospitalizes Dozen

Breitbart | 1/13/2019 | Staff
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A massive fentanyl overdose incident in California on Saturday left one person dead and sent a dozen others to the hospital, police said.

NBC News reported that the overdoses were caused after the individuals had been exposed to fentanyl, a deadly synthetic opioid.

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One person connected to the people in the house where the fentanyl overdose occurred called 911 on Saturday morning. Officers who responded to the scene administered six doses of the opioid antidote naloxone in the hopes of reviving the victims.

The exposure was so powerful that two of the responding officers fell ill from fentanyl poisoning. Both received treatment at a hospital and were later released, police said.

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Mike O’Brien, the captain of the Chico, California, police force, told reporters at a press conference that...
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