Citizens being armed with opioid antidote to curb overdose related deaths in the Stateline

The opioid epidemic doesn’t discriminate.  We’ve brought you stories on how it impacts everyone in the community, despite race, gender, age, or socio-economic status.  This opioid use can often times lead to overdose deaths.  The faster treatment is given at the site of an overdose the better chance the person has to survive.  But that usually doesn’t happen until emergency crews gets to the scene and those are valuable minutes.  A training equips normal citizens to give a drug counteracting…