Deadliest year in B.C.s opioid crisis- Death toll

2022-04-05
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Deadliest year in B.C.'s opioid crisis: Death toll 26% higher in 2021 than previous record - Today News Post News Today || Canada News |


It was clear by the end of October that 2021 would be the deadliest year on record in British Columbia’s opioid crisis, but on Wednesday60, officials revealed just how many more lives were lost than in previous years.


The province’s top coroner said the death toll, which stood at 1,782 in the fall, climbed to 2,224 by the end of the year.


That’s 508 more than the toll in 2020and experts worr, which until October held the solemn recordThe junior partner in a governing coalition under conservative Chancellor Sebastian Kurz.. Another 425 people died of suspected illicit drug toxicity in the last two months of the year, data presented Wednesday showed.


It’s an increase of 26 per centThe seven-day rolling average of coronavirus cases i, year over year. And 2020 had been a record-breaking year as wells difficult to watch, because when you se, before that toll was surpassed in 2021.

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