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Attempted North Carolina prison break injures at least 14<
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ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) - An attempted breakout by inmates from a North Carolina prison sent at least 14 people to hospitals Thursday, authorities said.
The disturbance involved fires set in the prison's sewing plant, the state Department of Public Safety posted on its Twitter account. A spokesma ...