'I can't stop crying, that was truly horrendous': Emmerdale viewers left devastated as character Holly Barton suddenly dies from drug overdose
Emmerdale viewers were left in tears last night by a powerful scene depicting the shocking death of a young character.
The tragic episode saw Moira Barton discover her daughter Holly, played by Sophie Powles, dead in her bed following a heroin overdose.
The youngster's sudden death came as a hammer blow to the show's army of loyal fans - who poured their hearts out on social media shortly after the moving scenes were broadcast.
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The heartbreaking scenes saw Moira, portrayed by Natalie J. Robb, enter her daughter's room to see her seemingly asleep in bed.
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