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.