LANCASTER COUNTY, SC (WIS) - Three correctional officers were injured during a disturbance at the Kershaw Correctional Institution in Lancaster County on Sunday, according to officials with the South Carolina Department of Corrections.
Multiple departments, including the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED), responded to the correctional facility at about 3 p.m. Sunday. Patrol cars and unmarked vehicles could be seen heading toward the prison on the interstates and highways in the area.
One of the officers was stabbed.
The officer's injuries are not life-threatening, according to a statement from SCDC: