Ottawa is trying to streamline the application process for communities that want to open safe consumption sites.
Fentanyl was a factor in 60 per cent of those deaths.
Luckily, no one died.
"It's frightening and it's something that all of us should be concerned about."
"We're on track for a record year."
"We have to do everything we can to stop this toll,'' said the provincial health minister.
"This really is a disaster"
Police say they seized cocaine, crystal meth and fentanyl worth millions of dollars.