Two men rushed to hospital after suspected drug overdose

Two young men are in a serious condition after a suspected drug overdose on the central coast.

The pair, aged 20 and 21, were rushed to hospital about 5.00am this morning.

Police said in a statement that the men may have overdosed on an illegal drug.


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“Police have been told they may have taken an unknown amount of the illegal drug, GHB (Gamma Hydroxybutyrate) whilst participating in an end of season sporting event at Gumbayah Oval in Doyalson North.”

Investigations are continuing with police encouraging anyone with information to come forward.

The incident has also prompted officers to issue a stern warning about the dangers of illicit drugs.