Updated at 7:00 p.m. Sept. 10, 2015
One Marine was killed and 18 others injured Thursday afternoon in a rollover vehicle accident at Camp Pendleton.
The crash occurred on Basilone Road in the early afternoon, base spokesman Sgt. Kevin Maynard said. involved personnel with the 1st Marine Division, according to unit public-affairs officer 1st Lt. Colleen McFadden.
The victims’ names and further details about the accident were not immediately available.
“The command’s priorities are to take care of the Marines, sailors and families of the unit,” McFadden said. “We want to ensure (that) the Marines and their family members are being provided for during this difficult time.”
The crash was under investigation.
— City News Service
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