14 more hospitalized bleeding from their eyes and ears after using fake weed in Illinois - pushing the total number of victims to 70
Fourteen more people have been hospitalized with severe bleeding after using synthetic pot, state health officials report - bringing the total number to 70, including two deaths.
That number has more than tripled since Illinois officials first warned of the new side effect of the drug known as 'fake weed', 'K2' and 'spice' from 22 a week ago to 56 on Monday to 70 as of Thursday afternoon.
At least nine of those hospitalized with symptoms including bleeding from the ears, eyes and nose have tested positive for rat poison.
State officials worry that the synthetic pot with a dangerous, unknown... read more
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