Communities 4 Action

76 Progress Drive

Suite 235-I
Stamford, CT 06902

  • Facebook
  • Twitter

© 2020 Communities 4 Action

Website by Daydream Communications, LLC

Drug Overdose Deaths Hit Record High in Connecticut


HARTFORD, CT (Updated 7:30 p.m.) – After seeing a small downturn in 2018 in the number of accidental intoxication deaths, the number who died jumped 18% to hit a record high 1,200 in 2019, according to a report released Friday by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. The 1,200 deaths marks the highest annual number recorded since the state started tracking such numbers.


Read full article.