20 died from heroin/fentanyl in last quarter of 2013

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According to the Erie County Medical Examiner’s Officer, 20 people died in the last three months of 2013 due to heroin or fentanyl overdoses.

The Erie County Health Department says that heroin now circulating may contain a mix of heroin and fentanyl or could even be pure fentanyl.

Four people recently died from overdoses in WNY. Read more here.

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