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Ironwood Riot in the news

Published on October 6, 2012, in Corrections.

BLYTHE, Calif. — Five inmates at Ironwood State Prison in Blythe have been seriously injured after a fight broke out involving more than 100 inmates.

A spokesman for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation says the fight occurred Saturday afternoon in an outdoor yard.

Bill Enfield said prison guards had to fire a warning shot to quell the situation…