Two Somerset officers fall ill

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Two SCI Somerset officers were taken to the hospital after reportedly feeling ill while on the job.

The officers were taken to the hospital after escorting an inmate to the prison’s medical department.

The officers reported that they felt dazed and lethargic. The state Department of Corrections says that the prisoner may have been under the influence at the time.

This is the latest in a string of illnesses reported at prisons across the state.

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