Police: 2 adults overdose with children inside car in Tennessee

KPD responded to an overdose call to find 2 adults overdosed with young children in their vehicle.

KNOXVILLE, TENN. - Knoxville Police say that two young children were found in a car with two adults who had overdosed Friday night.

Officers said they responded to a call for a sick female inside a car at the Pilot Flying J Travel Center off Tazewell Pike in North Knoxville around 10 p.m.

Knoxville Police said that the woman was barely conscious from an overdose.

Once on scene, they found a second adult who had also overdosed.

They also found two children around the ages of 2 and 4 in the backseat of the car. 

Paramedics administered Narcan to both adults. Officials expect both of the adults to live.

The Department of Child Services was called to take care of the children. 

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

© 2018 WBIR.COM


To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment