Category «Heroin»

Overdose cases spike in Louisville: 52 calls in 32 hours

Louisville’s Metro Emergency Services handled 52 overdose calls over 32 hours last week. An average of 22 cases a day normally are handled in Jefferson County, which includes Louisville. Photo by Angelo Gilardelli/Shutterstock Feb. 13 (UPI) — Louisville, Ky., officials are assessing what caused a spike in drug overdose calls last week — 52 in …