By Kaitlyn Alanis | 24 May 2018
THE KANSAS CITY STAR — One of the largest fentanyl busts in the U.S. — and the largest in Nebraska — was confirmed by the Nebraska State Patrol on Thursday.
The 118 pounds of opiates seized was “entirely fentanyl” the department posted to Twitter.
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration says as little as two milligrams of fentanyl is a lethal dosage in most people. Using that calculation, the 118 pounds of fentanyl could kill about 26,761,928 people.
Two milligrams is equal to about a few grains of table salt. […]