CALIPATRIA, Calif. – An inmate was sent to the hospital and three others were injured during a riot at Calipatria State Prison.
Officials say the incident happened Thursday morning in a maximum-security area of the prison, involving about 60-inmates.
Response teams were able to quell the situation with foam-tipped rubber rounds and pepper spray after about five minutes.
The inmate who was taken to the hospital is back in prison according to officials.
Investigators are still trying to piece together what started the riot.