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Corrections: Inmate, 62, killed following fight at SC prison

Ronald Wayne Franks (Source SCDC) Ronald Wayne Franks (Source SCDC)
RIDGEVILLE, SC (WIS) -

A 62-year-old Lieber Correctional Institution inmate's death following a fight is under investigation.

The state Department of Corrections, SLED, and the Dorchester County Coroner's Office are looking into the death of Ronald Wayne Franks.

Franks was incarcerated with a life sentence in 1980 following a murder in Horry County, according to Corrections Department records.

Details in this case remain limited, but it remains under investigation.

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