Fla. teen, 17, dies, 4 others sickened in overdose

Published: Monday, February 11, 2013 at 8:29 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, February 11, 2013 at 8:29 a.m.

ORLANDO, Fla. — Orange County Sheriff's deputies say one teen died and four others were sent to the hospital after overdosing.

According to reports, a 17-year-old died at the hospital shortly after paramedics were called to a home near Orlando early Sunday. Paramedics found the victims — in their teens and early 20s — unconscious inside the home in the Four Corners area just before 4 a.m.

Orlando television station WESH reports three people were listed in stable condition at the hospital on Sunday and another was treated and released.

An investigation continues.

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