FOUNTAIN, Colo. — A Fountain Police officer is recovering after possibly being exposed to fentanyl during an investigation Thursday night.
The Fountain Police Department said the officer became lightheaded while searching a suspect’s vehicle. After experiencing symptoms of exposure, the officer was taken to a hospital. Police said a substance in the vehicle later tested positive for fentanyl.
Fountain police confirmed the officer has been released from the hospital and is recovering at home.