GBI investigating brawl at Smith State Prison, number of injured increased

Updated: Jun. 21, 2016 at 4:00 PM EDT
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GLENNVILLE, GA (WTOC) - The number of inmates injured in a prison fight Monday now tops 16.

We've been updating you since we got word of a brawl at Smith State Prison outside Glennville.

Medical crews flew four inmates to Savannah for treatment of injuries, including stab wounds.

Others went to nearby hospitals by ambulance and the rest got medical attention inside the prison.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into the cause.

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