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This report, funded by the Maine Office of Attorney General, provides a summary of statistics regarding drug fatalities in Maine during March 2021. Data for the report were collected at the Office of Chief Medical Examiner. A “drug death” is identified when one or more drugs are mentioned on the death certificate as a cause or significant contributing factor for the death. The March 2021 total of 53 fatal drug overdoses consists of 30 confirmed drug deaths and 23 suspected drug deaths.
Sorg, Marcella H., "Maine Monthly Overdose Report for March 2021" (2021). Health & Public Safety. 14.
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