Inmate killed in SC prison

SOUTH CAROLINA (WJBF) – An inmate has been killed at one of South Carolina’s high security prisons.

The South Carolina Department of Corrections says the male prisoner was killed Sunday during a fight with another inmate at McCormick Correctional Institution.

The man hasn’t been identified pending notification of family.

The incident triggered a lockdown of the prison.

Authorities haven’t released details like how the inmate was killed.

The investigation is ongoing.

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