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OPP Investigate Several Opioid Related Deaths In The Bracebridge Area

Posted: 2019-07-02 10:46:11 By: hbr

Bracebridge OPP are reporting that over the past nine months, they have investigated over 7 sudden death occurrences that are believed to be linked to opioid use. 

The OPP say that they are continuing to investigate these deaths.  In an attempt to prevent more deaths and overdoses from occurring, Police, Community Mental Health and Addictions, Muskoka Paramedic Services and the Public Health Unit are proactively engaging the public and providing information in relation to opioids.

The OPP say that Naloxone kits and training on their use are being provided by the Public Health Unit.