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Coroner investigating death of Spartanburg Co. inmate killed on worksite

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SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger is investigating the death of an Upstate inmate.

According to Clevenger, an inmate named Quinton Curtis Duffie was on duty at a worksite when he was struck by a heavy mobile piece of equipment and succumbed to his injuries.

Duffie was an inmate at Livesay Correctional Institution in Spartanburg.

Clevenger said Duffie's cause of death is pending, but no foul play is suspected.

The Department of Corrections released the following statement:

Quinton Curtis Duffie, a SCDC inmate from Livesay Pre-Release Center, was killed during an accident while working at a private business as part of a pre-release work program. The accident is still under investigation.

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