McComb Putting Together Overdose Response Plan

1/9/18 – 5:26 A.M.

McComb is putting plans in place to help residents who suffer a drug overdose. The Courier reports Police Chief Greg Smith outlined the plan during a Monday council meeting. Smith says the department will form a response team with Century Health of Hancock County.

Smith says the idea is to have overdose victims in McComb meet with an emergency response team within 72 hours of the incident. The team aims to get the person counseling and other help.

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