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Fort Lee Police Rescue GWB Overdose Victim With Narcan

Fort Lee police were immediately on the scene, their Port Authority colleagues said.
Fort Lee police were immediately on the scene, their Port Authority colleagues said. Photo Credit: CLIFFVIEW PILOT

FORT LEE, N.J. -- Fort Lee police revived an overdosing heroin addict on the lower level of the George Washington Bridge yesterday.

Port Authority Tunnel and Bridge agents conducted CPR after borough police administered several doses of Narcan to the victim around 3:25 p.m., the authority's Joseph Pentangelo told Daily Voice.

The Fort Lee Ambulance Corps took him to Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, where he was reported in stable condition.

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