Seven inmates killed and 17 injured in South Carolina prison fighting

Vastavam web: Seven inmates have been killed and at least 17 others seriously injured amid fighting between prisoners inside a maximum security prison in South Carolina.Prisons spokesman Jeff Taillon announced the grim outcome after State Law Enforcement Division agents helped secure Lee Correctional Institution around 3 AM today.The South Carolina Department of Corrections tweeted that it involved multiple inmate-on-inmate altercations in three housing units.Lee County Fire/Rescue said ambulances from multiple jurisdictions lined up outside to tend to the wounded. The local coroner’s office also responded.