COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina corrections officials say an inmate has died after being stabbed in a fight with other prisoners.
The South Carolina Department of Corrections says 41-year-old Marco Siara Sanders died Monday after he was taken to a hospital from Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville.
The agency reports two other inmates were also transported with injuries that were not life-threatening. A fourth inmate was treated for minor wounds on prison grounds.
The corrections department and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division are investigating. An autopsy will be performed.