Casualty happens when maneuver of American Marine Corps, already caused 1 person death at present, 1 person condition is critical, 8 people are missing.
According to the United States ” martial news ” the website reports 31 days, controlled 5:45 30 days afternoon local time, the 15th expeditionary army is in American Marine Corps south when undertaking training exercise near California coast, produce casualty, cause 1 person death, 1 person condition is critical, 8 people are missing. Current, american Marine Corps and coastal posse are searching for 8 to be missing soldier.
The statement of a government that issues according to the Marine Corps shows, when the accident, the 15th expeditionary army is in American Marine Corps Shengkelaimente undertakes routine trains exercise near the island, the car of AAV amphibious assault that has practice drinks water suddenly. This AAV amphibious shares 16 people on assault car at that time, 8 people escaped successfully panzer, among them after a Marine Corps soldier is sent the Sikelipusi near Santiago to commemorate a hospital, do not treat die. Additionally 2 Marine Corps soldiers also are sent toward local cure to accept treatment, 1 person condition is critical, 1 person condition is stable.
In addition, inside the car additionally 8 people still miss at present. The information that releases according to the army shows, current, american navy already expedited chaser ” John · fragrance ” date, MH-60 ” Hai Ying ” helicopter and amphibious naval ships undertake rescueing to this 8 people. Coastal posse also expedites coastguard cutter and helicopter assistance to come to help.
An official of American Marine Corps shows, because have 24 hours of announcement period to the family member, reject to reveal the dead’s identity temporarily so. This official returns the happening to should having an accident to express bitterness.
As we have learned, the car of AAV amphibious assault that produces an accident can resemble tank moving euqally, and be amphibian, the job that assumes move general Marine Corps to go up to the coast from the carry on the boat commonly.
The report says, be in early in January 2011, car of AAV amphibious assault also has produced contingency, at that time is sunken in training, cause death of a soldier of American Marine Corps.