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Two Inmates Dead at Attica Correctional Facility



ATTICA, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say they're investigating the deaths of two inmates at New York's maximum-security Attica Correctional Facility.
  
The state corrections department and state police say the inmates died on Thursday and a third inmate was hospitalized.
  
The deaths are being described as unattended. But officials aren't releasing any details Friday, citing the ongoing investigation.
  
2 inmates dead at Attica Correctional FacilityThe western New York prison was the site of the nation's deadliest prison riot in 1971.

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