Festival-goers have been urged to take precaution following news that there is a “dangerous orange pill” in circulation across the country.
The warning comes after a 22-year-old man died after taking an “unknown substance” at Lost Paradise Music Festival.
Falls Festival issued an ‘Important Safety Message’ on their socials, warning patrons about the substance.
— Falls Festival (@fallsofficial) December 30, 2018
Not only was it posted on social media, but patrons received direct messages to their phones.
This text message has just been sent to those at the Falls Festival site in Marion Bay, highlighting a dangerous drug is in circulation. pic.twitter.com/LLixwjktQy
— Monte Bovill (@MonteBovill) December 30, 2018
The pill-testing debate is sky high after yet another drug related incident.
Please stay safe, especially this holiday season. Do what you can to ensure you know where everything comes from before you put it in your mouth and look after yourself, and your friends.