Suspected overdose kills one and sends two to hospital in Kamloops

By Chad Harris
March 23, 2016 - 4:06pm Updated: March 23, 2016 - 8:00pm

KAMLOOPS — RCMP were called to assist B.C. Ambulance at 2nd Avenue and Victoria Street at 2:45 this afternoon where three men were being treated.

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RCMP Staff Sergeant Robert Daly says two men were taken to hospital and a third male, a 41 year old, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say foul play is not suspected but alcohol and drugs are considered to be contributing factors.

 

He could not say what kind of drugs were involved and says the men are known to police.

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