KPD: Responds to late night overdose with children in car

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Last night, KPD responded to a sick person call on Tazewell Pike.

At around 10 p.m., officers responded to the Pilot at 2918 Tazewell Pike on a sick person call.

When they arrived, officers found found an unconscious adult female suffering signs of an overdose. They called EMS, and then discovered a second victim, an adult male, in a vehicle with two children.

EMS gave naloxone to both victims. They were then taken to Physicians Regional.

The Department of Human Services came to take care of the children. The investigation is still ongoing.