INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - Wednesday, state lawmakers, police officers, health leaders and others will come together to find ways to cut prescription drug abuse.
This is the third year for the symposium. This year's theme is "Targeting Strategies to Curb the Epidemic in Indiana." Topics to be discussed include addiction treatment, guidelines for prescribing controlled substances, medication disposal, "pill mill" physicians and drug monitoring programs.
24-Hour News 8 anchor Scott Sander talks with state Attorney General Greg Zoeller about the issue. Click play on the video player above to hear more about the issue.
A winter storm warning is in effect for most of Central Indiana.
It's very rare that a single person can reach across national, racial, and spiritual borders to bring such hope and healing.
Dispatchers with Indiana State Police say a vehicle left the roadway Thursday night off of Interstate 69.