The Marines can provide an opportunity to see the world while serving, but for some, it's the start of a better life.
This investigation is unrelated to 10 pounds of C-4 explosives that were reported missing from 29 Palms in March.
A sergeant at Camp Pendleton is in custody and facing charges, and another service member is awaiting a federal hearing in...
All of the vehicles involved were privately owned vehicles and the Marines were all off-duty at the time.
A Marine Corps official declined to offer further details about the victim, who is a woman.
Equipment Operator 3rd Class Aaron Fish, with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 5, was killed in the accident Tuesday.
A spokeswoman said Martin's case was handled appropriately by his chain of command when his actions came to light.
The convoy was heading south on Interstate 5 near Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton when the pileup happened.
None of the four people — two pilots and two crew chiefs — on board the UH-1Y helicopter were injured.
The fire was estimated at 750 acres and was 35% contained before dawn.
Since 2001, the Alabama Army National Guard site has played a significant role in preparing soldiers for Afghanistan.
State police asked that anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or had cellphone video of it, to contact them.
DOD spokeswoman Susan Gough would not comment on what the images show.
Advocates and some lawmakers stress that the stars are aligned to pass significant legislation.
"He represented himself and our Army well through his calm, professional response to the situation -- I'm very proud of him."