3 overdoses in Dawson Creek over the weekend

DAWSON CREEK, B.C. – Police in Dawson Creek are reminding people to not take illegal drugs, because they may not know what they are actually taking.

The warning comes after 3 overdoses were reported in Dawson Creek over the weekend. One of them fatal.

“The Dawson Creek RCMP responded to 3 drug overdoses over the weekend, one of them being fatal. Police warn against taking illegal drugs as users may not know what they are actually taking.”

Northern BC has seen a spike in illicit drug overdoses so far in 2016.