According to the Boone County Health Department, seven people died of overdoses between 2009 and 2012. In 2013, that number doubled to 14.
First responders are also realizing the told that heroin is taking on them. Whether saving a life or watching someone lose their life, many first responders are beginning to deal with post-traumatic stress disorder caused by the job.
Click the map below to explore health department data on drug overdose rates in all 92 Indiana counties: