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One Marine dead, two injured, and eight more missing in amphibious vehicle accident

SAN DIEGO, CA – An amphibious assault vehicle accident yesterday evening left one Marine dead and two others injured. Eight more Marines involved in the accident are missing.

According to CBS 8 News, the fifteen Marines were involved in a training exercise at Camp Pendleton. The Marines were near San Clemente Island at 5:45 p.m. when they signaled that their vehicle was taking on water. At this time, the details surrounding the accident are unknown. Search and rescue efforts are ongoing.

Our team will continue to monitor the situation and post an update when new information is released.

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Ross Jurewitz

RossRoss Jurewitz is the founder and managing lawyer of the Jurewitz Law Group, a San Diego personal injury attorney law firm. These San Diego injury accident lawyers specialize in helping people seriously injured in a variety of accidents throughout San Diego County and California.

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