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Mom whose overdose photo went viral celebrates 3 years of sobriety with photo shoot

2 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

HOPE, Ind. - An Indiana mother who went viral after she overdosed three years ago celebrated three years of sobriety with a photo shoot with her son.
Erika Hurt's life changed forever when she was found overdosed behind the wheel of her car with her infant son in the backseat back in 2016.
Police took photos of Hurt, unconscious in the vehicle, and still holding the syringe in her hand. She had to be revived using two doses of Narcan.
Those photos were shared with media to help shed light on the heroin epidemic, the Town Marshall told GMA.
Hurt told ABC she first saw the photos while she...
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