Saratoga County reports rise in drug overdoses

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Saratoga County is reporting a recent rise in overdoses.

The Saratoga County Department of Health reports between January 13 and January 18, 10 overdoses were reported. One person died.

The ages range from 17 to 41.

In addition, 60% of the patients were male.

While the county hasn’t gotten lab results back yet on all the cases, opioids are suspected in most – if not all of them.