2 people saved after overdosing in Athol

ATHOL  — Two individuals who overdosed around 8:45 this morning were administered Narcan and transported to the Athol Hospital by the Athol Fire Department. Police Chief Russell Kleber said both patients were saved.

Chief Kleber said, “We’re on it. The detective unit is involved and will investigate. We are concerned there may be a bad batch of heroin in the area.”

No other details were released.

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