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Sparrow Forensic Pathology Services issues annual report on drug deaths in local counties

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Posted at 12:51 PM, Jul 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-28 13:03:32-04

LANSING, Mich. — Sparrow Forensic Pathology Services has released its 2019 annual report on drug-related deaths in the five counties in which Sparrow serves as Medical Examiner.

The report provides detail on each drug death, whether they were opioid-related, and the type of drug involved. The report, and other Forensic Pathology findings, can be found at https://www.sparrow.org/omereports. When you get to the page, click on “2019 Annual Drug Report.”

As the Office of the Medical Examiner for the five counties, Sparrow is nationally accredited by the National Association of Medical Examiners to perform autopsies, postmortem examinations, and on-scene forensic death investigations as an important part of the investigation process.

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