Earlier this week, police in Orange County used Narcan to save a man life. 

On Wednesday March 21, 2018, Town of Wallkill Police responded toa an "Emergency Medical Services" call behind an area residence.

Upon arrival, police located a 30-year old Town of Wallkill resident unconscious on the ground. He was unresponsive and demonstrating signs of an overdose.

Officers began administering emergency first-aid, including the use of Department issued nasally delivered Narcan.

Within one minute, the victim regained consciousness and was transported to Orange Regional Medical Center by ambulance.


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