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Police: Driver crashes into concrete barrier on bridge

Published On: Jan 07 2013 04:06:28 PM CST
MADISON, Wis. -

Madison police said a man drove into a concrete barrier on the bridge over Interstate 90/94 on Monday afternoon.

Madison police responded to a one-car crash in the 5100 block of High Crossing Boulevard at about 3 p.m.

Paramedics administered Narcan, a drug used to revive people who overdose on heroin, and the man regained consciousness, according to a Madison Police Department incident report.

Police said the crash is being investigated as a possible heroin overdose.

The driver appeared to have suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the incident report.

Crews were sent to inspect damage on the bridge, according to a Dane County dispatcher.

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