East Baton Rouge on track to break record number of overdose deaths

WBRZ - - As the nation grapples with the alarming opioid epidemic, Baton Rouge is on track to surpass a record number of overdose deaths, according to East Baton Rouge Coroner Dr. Beau Clark.

"We are on track for a record year," Clark said.

Alyssa Dryden is a recovering addict. She shared her story about rock bottom and what made her get help which has kept her clean for 18 months.