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Culpeper County Jail fire sends deputy to hospital

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(WJLA) - A fire at the Culpeper County Jail Saturday sent a deputy to the hospital with smoke inhalation.

The fire started in the laundry room on the second floor, officials say. Over 80 inmates and one civilian employee were evacuated to the courthouse.

It happened shortly after 9 a.m.

The injured deputy was taken to Culpeper Regional Hospital.

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