Baton Rouge on track for record drug, opioid overdose deaths

Oxycodone is the generic name for a range of opoid pain killing tablets. Prescription bottle for Oxycodone tablets and pills on wooden table for opioid epidemic illustration (iStock photo)

East Baton Rouge Parish is on track to see more drug and opioid overdose deaths this year than ever if nothing is done to stem the trend. But East Baton Rouge Coroner Beau Clark says the state has …

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