May 16, 2017 · Caffeine Overdose Killed South Carolina Teen, Coroner Rules. In this undated family photo, Davis Cripe, 16, is shown with his dad Sean. According .
How Many Teens Die of Drug Overdose? The precise number of teens who die from drug overdoses every year is unknown. However, in 2014, 47,000 people lost their lives to a drug overdose. That number escalated to 52,404 in 2015.
Aug 16, 2017 · The rate of teen drug overdose deaths climbed from 3.1 deaths per 100,000 teens in 2014 to 3.7 per 100,000 in 2015, according to data released this week.