Sobering discussion: tracking the number of deaths from heroin and fentanyl-related overdoses

. December 20, 2016.
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The Lucas County Coroner’s Office has been tracking the number of deaths from heroin and fentanyl-related overdoses in 19 counties around NW Ohio. In 2010, the number was 8. In 2015, the number rocketed to 215. Attempting to bring increased awareness to a deadly epidemic, Harbor Behavioral Health and the Mental Health and Recovery Services Board of Lucas County are teaming up for a presentation at the Lagrange Branch Library. Learn about the impact of heroin/opiates on our area. Bring anyone that could benefit from a frank discussion. 6-7pm. Tuesday, January 3. 3422 Lagrange St., 419-259-5280. toledolibrary.orgMerry