Mom Whose Overdose Photo Went Viral Says She’s 1 Year Sober
HOPE, Ind. -- An Indiana woman shown in a viral picture passed out behind the wheel of a car with a syringe clutched in her fist says she is one year sober. The photo, taken in October 2016, showed Erika Hurt in a parking lot in Hope, Indiana. Her son, Parker, was found crying in the back seat. In an effort to raise awareness of heroin abuse, the Hope Police Department shared the photo on Facebook and it quickly went viral.