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Yard fight breaks out at Maryland corrections facility in Baltimore

Several prisoners were stabbed during a prison yard fight Friday at a Maryland corrections facility in Baltimore.

The extent of their injuries and the numbered injured was not immediately clear.

Department of Corrections spokeswoman Priscilla Doggett said no prison personnel were hurt, but she said she did not know if the Metropolitan Transition Center was locked down or if it was fully under control. She said authorities were headed to the prison.