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(WBIR) A spokesperson for the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation confirmed the agency is investigating the death of an inmate at a Mountain City prison.

Our NBC-affiliate, WCYB, reports the incident happened during a fight between several inmates at Northeast Correctional Complex. The station reports a 24-year-old inmate was pronounced dead around 10 a.m. Saturday.

The inmate's name has yet to be released.

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