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Trinity EMS Issues Grave Warning About New Batch Of Heroin

Mar 18, 2017 03:52PM ● By Bill Gilman

Atty. Paul King

 Trinity EMS Inc, which operates throughout Greater Lowell, has issued a grave warning regarding a rash of overdoses caused by a particularly lethal form of heroin permeating the region.
Trinity posted the following information on its Facebook Page:

Urgent 3/17/17

There is a very dangerous batch of heroin circulating the streets of Greater Lowell. We have responded to 6 opioid OD’s in the past 15 hours. All 6 patients were critical. Please spread the word to anyone you know who could be impacted.

If you suspect someone is overdosing call 911

Overdose risk factors include: Using alone, Surviving a past overdose, Mixing drugs and alcohol, Change in drug purity, period of non-use (post rehab).

Please visit www.drugfreegreaterlowell.org for a variety of resources available right here in Greater Lowell.

Please check in on your family and friends that are affected by this disease

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