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On the streets of Philadelphia, fentanyl leaves a deadly trail

September 20, 2017 | 6:48 PM GMT
Fentanyl, a synthetic opioid about 50 times stronger than heroin, has ravaged communities across the nation. In this Washington Post original documentary, reporter Wesley Lowery travels to one of the hardest hit cities, Philadelphia, where he finds that despite efforts to deal with the crisis, it's only getting worse.