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Area Prescription Drug Deaths Rising

Posted on: 5:12 pm, February 28, 2012, by , updated on: 12:10pm, March 8, 2012

An Action 16 investigation finds the deadly prescription drug epidemic is gripping our region and the death rates are alarming.

In the last five years, Newswatch 16 found, three times as many people died from prescription drug overdoses than from abusing heroin or cocaine.

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