Global News Hour at 6 BC April 14 2021 8:54pm 02:03 B.C. marks five years since overdose crisis public health emergency declaration Five years ago, a public health emergency was declared for the overdose crisis. Since then more than 7,000 people have lost their lives to drug toxicity. Emad Agahi reports. B.C. paramedics respond to highest-ever number of overdose calls in a single day ‘The same sadness and more lives lost’: Frontline workers reflect on 5 years of B.C.’s overdose crisis REPORT AN ERROR Responsive site?