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Bodies stacked in 'macabre woodpile' in South Carolina prison riot; 7 inmates dead

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As the hours dragged on during a riot at a South Carolina prison, bodies piled up on the sidewalk.
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Inmate: Bodies stacked in 'macabre woodpile' in prison riot

Inmate: Bodies stacked in 'macabre woodpile' in prison riot

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With many cell door locks broken at Lee Correctional Institution, a maximum-security prison, the inmate told AP he freely went outside, where he said he saw bodies "literally stacked on top of each other."
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