Madison County EMS sees a spike in overdoses

Madison County EMS responded to five drug overdoses in the span of 90 minutes Wednesday night.

“There is a strongly laced drug in the area,” the EMS wrote on Facebook at 8:33 p.m.

From about Feb. 10-14, the Louisville Metro EMS fielded 151 overdose calls, the Courier-Journal reported.

Fernando Alfonso III: 859-231-1324, @hlpublicsafety