Oklahoma correctional center on lock down, visitation canceled following large fight

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

SAYRE, Okla. – Authorities say an Oklahoma correctional center is on lock down following a fight that involved several inmates.

Officials with the Oklahoma Department of Corrections tell News 4 that a fight broke out on Sunday evening at the North Fork Correctional Center in Sayre.

Investigators say at least seven inmates were assaulted during the fight.

In all, four inmates had to be taken to nearby emergency rooms for treatment.

As the investigation into the fight continues, corrections officials say that the facility will remain on lock down.

At the same time, visitation at North Fork Correctional Center has been canceled until at least Thursday.

Officials with the Oklahoma Department of Corrections will assess later this week whether or not visitation can occur on Thursday.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.