A 19-year-old Regina woman has died from a suspected fentanyl overdose, police say, prompting a renewed warning by officials as drug overdoses continue to climb in the city.
The woman died overnight on March 10 to 11 in a home on the 1400 block of Elphinstone Street, according to the Regina Police Service (RPS).
Police, EMS and firefighters all attended to the scene. She was pronounced dead at 1:15 a.m. minutes after police arrived. Her death is the result of an overdose, says the chief coroner.
Her family has been notified of her death. Police say her name will not be released at this time.