BOSTON (CBS) – Drug overdose fatalities have climbed dramatically in Massachusetts.
In Brockton alone, there have been 125 overdoses treated by emergency responders since January.
That’s nearly double the number last year.
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Looking at the heroin epidemic reveals a picture of drug addiction that may not match what many people think. It is much more than an inner-city problem.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mary Blake reports