The state Department of Corrections says an inmate has died at the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls.
Authorities say 80-year-old Delane Wantoch died Friday in a "comfort care setting" at the prison.
Wantoch was sentenced from Davison County in 2003 to 50 years in prison for criminal pedophilia.
An autopsy is being conducted.
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