CCPD Officers Use Naloxone to Revive Opioid Overdose Victim
June 17, 2021
Culver City patrol offers used Naloxone last week to revive an unconscious man "suffering from an opioid overdose" on College Avenue, authorities reported.
The patrol officers received a call around 6:30 a.m. on June 10 about an overdose in the 3800 block of College Avenue, north of Washington Boulevard, Culver City Police Department said.
At the scene, the officers found "an unresponsive male suffering from an opioid overdose," CCPD said in a press release. The officers quickly administered Naloxone also known as "Narcan to the victim and revived him."
Culver City Fire Department arrived and transported the victim to a local hospital for further medical treatment, police said.
"Thanks to the responding officers' quick actions, the male subject will survive and make a full recovery," police said.