In W. Va. town, 26 people OD in five hours on bad batch of heroin
"They're just showing up and dying."
Those six words made emergency responders' ears perk up in Huntington, W.Va., when they buzzed over the radio. An official was quoting a caller who needed help.
"I just caught a bit of that," another official replied. "What are people showing up and doing?"
"All they can tell us is that 'people are showing up and dying,' " the first official said. "We're not sure what's going on."