We have confirmed reports coming in from witnesses that a person has overdosed on fentanyl this evening.
Thunder Bay Police and Superior North EMS were on scene attempting to rescue the individual from the dangerous fentanyl overdose.
The overdose occurred in the 200 block of High Street South. Naloxone was administered but the victim did not revive right away. Paramedics were working hard to resuscitate the individual.
The person was taken to the hospital, and it is unknown if they regained consciousness.
***UPDATE: We have received information that saw the victim of this overdose has survived.
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