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The Hooked Generation: Inside the Opioid Crisis

Posted at 10:58 PM, Apr 28, 2017
and last updated 2020-02-14 17:57:51-05

A class of drugs called opioids are killing Americans at an alarming rate. In NYC, more than 1,000 people fatally overdosed in 2016, the highest number on record.

Our reporters are taking a hard look at this national epidemic that’s having a devastating impact in our area in a PIX11 News Special Report: “The Hooked Generation.” Ride along with our team as we bring you the latest on this public health emergency.

Resources for getting help with opioid addiction are also available. Click this link for information.