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Cops: Ambulance crew uses Narcan to save Massapequa overdose victim

A Nassau County police ambulance AMT crew saved the life of a 27-year-old overdose victim early Friday in Massapequa, administering Narcan to the man -- who had been found unconscious.

Police said the incident occurred at 1:30 a.m. at a residence, but did not release a location. They identified the victim only as a man.

Police said the responding crew found the man "unconscious with labored breathing." He was given Narcan, the lifesaving intranasal overdose antidote, and transported to a hospital where was in stable condition, police said.


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