Correctional officers hospitalized after attack by prisoners

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STERLING, Colo. (KKTV) - Four correctional officers were attacked by prisoners during an incident in the facility's dining hall Tuesday.

The assault happened Tuesday at the Sterling Correctional Facility. Prison officials said the injured officers were taken to the hospital.

The prison released no other details. An investigation is ongoing, and the Department of Corrections said the facility will be on lockdown until it is concluded.

If new information is released, this article will be updated.