Spike in drug-related overdoses in La Crosse Co.

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LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT)- The La Crosse Co. medical examiner says there has been a jump in the number of drug-related overdoses.

There have been 8 reported overdoses in La Crosse Co. since last Friday, Jan. 17.

Medical Examiner Tim Candahl says not all of them have resulted in a death.

Candahl says he will know more about the substances after toxicology results come back. He says Narcan was effective in a number of cases.