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Driver Overdosing On Heroin Crashes Into Funeral Procession

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. -

Huntington Police Chief, Joe Ciccarelli told our sister station WOWK-TV that a driver crashed into a funeral procession. The procession was being lead by a Huntington Police officer.

The driver involved in that crash is being charged with DUI, after sources say he was allegedly overdosing on heroin at the time of the crash.

As for the other people in the car, they are seeing charges as well. The passenger of the car was charged with permitting DUI and a another passenger was charged with use of intoxicating substances.

Chief Ciccarelli said luckily there were no injuries to report.

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