Global & Disaster Medicine

At a California prison a “large-scale riot” Wednesday


“……..The fight in the yard at a prison in Soledad broke out just after 11 a.m., and staff fired nine warning shots from a rifle and used chemical agents and non-lethal rounds to break up the brief incident……

No one on staff at the Correctional Training Facility was hurt……..

Eight inmates required outside hospitalization with injuries that included cuts, puncture wounds and bruises, and all were stable. About 50 other inmates were treated for minor injuries……..

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