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Narcan Saves 3 Lives in Deerfield in 3 Days

Narcan Saves 3 Lives in Deerfield in 3 Days

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(Deerfield, MA) – Another day, another life saved by Narcan in the town of Deerfield. Police say Narcan carried by friends and paramedics have saved the lives of three people in three days in the small Franklin County town. Narcan is used to counter the effects of a potentially fatal heroin overdose. Deerfield Police officers are among those going for training on Narcan use by the Northwestern DA’s office on Monday.

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