Man dies from drug overdose on BART

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The Bay Area Rapid Transport police officers and medical personnel were dispatched to a BART train at the Fremont Station due to a report of an unresponsive man. 

According to the police, they found a 26-year-old man suffering from a possible drug overdose. 

Officer said two doses of Narcan, a drug that can reverse overdoses, were administered, but the victim was pronounced at the scene. 

Police said foul play is not suspected at this time. 


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