Opiate addiction forum in Huntsville

Opiate addiction forum in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - WAFF 48 News anchor Liz Hurley moderated a panel discussion on opiate addiction Thursday night.

The public forum addressed where we are, as a community and a state, in combating this addiction. It was sponsored by the FBI Citizens Alumni Academy, the FBI and the DEA.

The discussion followed a screening of the documentary “Chasing the Dragon: The Life of an Opiate Addict.”

There were more than 70 opiate-related deaths in Huntsville-Madison County in 2018.

Opiate addiction interview

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