VIDEO: What is Tenn. doing to fight opioid crisis?

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – It’s estimated three Tennesseans die each day from an opioid overdose each day.

On Thursday, News 2 continues its commitment to covering Tennessee’s opioid crisis.

We’ll look at how the legislature is struggling to keep money behind the effort, look at the strain on law enforcement as the demand increases and see new efforts to fight opioid addiction at the grass roots level.

Join us for special reports all day Thursday as we investigate Tennessee’s opioid crisis: One year later, in every newscast.

“Tennessee’s Opioid Crisis: One year later” begins Thursday on Good Morning Nashville at 4 a.m. and continues throughout the day in every newscast.