PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Allegheny County Sheriff Sergeant Neil Hall had saved five people with Narcan and on Friday, he made it six.
Sgt. Hall was responding to a call of a man unconscious outside of Larrimor’s Men’s Suit Store on Fifth Avenue downtown when a City of Pittsburgh Police officer told him he had already administered Narcan with no effect.READ MORE: Vice President Kamala Harris To Visit Pittsburgh Monday
That’s when Sgt. Hall called on his experience in incidents like these and positioned the man’s body to administer a second dose of Narcan.READ MORE: Country Duo Big & Rich To Headline '(Re)Opening Weekend' At PNC Park
Following the second dosage, the man became fully awakened and then was transported to a local hospital for observation.MORE NEWS: Kenny Chesney Announces 2022 Tour Date At Heinz Field
The male was suspected to be under the influence of opioids.