Decatur- Tyler Yount was 23 when he died of a heroin overdose on June 14, 2009.
August 31st is International Overdose Awareness Day.
Saturday, August 29, 2015 organizers are having their 3rd annual overdose awareness event at the Mount Zion Lions Club in Decatur. After the 5k race that starts at 8 am, speakers will talk about their personal experiences with drug or alcohol addiction.
For more information log onto http://overdoseawareness.com/