Inmate taken to hospital after prison fight

WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - According to the Department of Justice, an inmate was taken to a hospital for a face injury after a fight broke out at a Williamsburg prison.

The Federal Correctional Institution in Williamsburg county was on lock down after the fight started in the prison yard.

No staff members at the prison were hurt in the incident.

FCI Williamsburg is a medium security prison and houses about 1,800 inmates.

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