2 Dead After Opiate Overdoses

CLEVELAND, OH - It's a deadly start to the weekend in Greater Cleveland.

In Cleveland alone, police responded to six opiate related incidents over a 24-hour period from Friday into Saturday, including two deaths. 

There are reports that at the current pace, opioid-related deaths in Cuyahoga County could reach 650 this year. In February, 60 people died of overdoses, the most ever for a single month.

(Photo by Getty Images) 

Blurred image of overdose - close up of pills and addict lying on the floor

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