Lancaster County, SC (WLTX) - South Carolina Corrections officials confirm a fire took place inside Kershaw Correctional Institution in Lancaster County.

An illegal contraband cell phone appears to have taken video of the incident.

News19 received numerous calls and messages from viewers wanting to know what was going on after images and videos were posted on Facebook.

Corrections officials tell News19 the dorm was being cleaned after a meal and food containers were piled to be taken out to the trash. Inmates lit pieces of paper on fire from their cells into the pile - and started the fire.

Corrections officials say it was extinquished quickly.

No inmates or corrections employees were hurt.