Prude Death Investigation

Drug overdose victim found abandoned on side of road in PA


DURYEA, P.A. (WBRE/WYOU) Charges are expected after a man who overdosed was found abandoned near the side of a Pennsylvania road.

It happened Friday night on the 400 block of New Street in Duryea.

Police said another man who was driving a car dragged the victim from the vehicle then dumped him partially on a sidewalk and the shoulder of the road.

The victim was found with heroin and drug paraphernalia. He was taken to a hospital and did regain consciousness. Police are still searching for the driver.

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