Man in Plainfield saved by Narcan after overdosing twice in one night

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PLAINFIELD–First repsonders had a busy night on Wednesday.

Around 9 p.m. the police department, fire department and American Legion Ambulance responded to the Wauregan section of Plainfield for reports of two overdoses from narcotics. They found two individuals who needed to be revived by Narcan.

Both of the overdosed individuals were brought to the hospital and later released.

Around 4:15 a.m. emergency personnel repsonded to the same house again for reports of an overdose. It turns out, one of the original people had overdosed again after returning home from the hospital. He was again revived by Narcan and brought to the hospital.

In the past year there have been six overdoses reported in that residence.

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