There's an opioid and drug epidemic going on in this country, leading to an increased number of drug overdose deaths in the region. To help prevent these deaths, citizens can carry the knowledge of what an overdose looks like, and what to do should someone you know be suffering from one.
Christian County Sheriff Bruce Kettelkamp says there are several things to look out for to know when an overdose is occurring.
If someone you know is overdosing, the first step is to call 9-1-1.
Sheriff Kettelkamp appeared as a guest on the Newstalk WTIM Morning Show.