Two Marines dead in Camp Pendleton helicopter crash
The two were aboard an AH-1 Cobra that crashed about 1 p.m. in the northeast corner of the sprawling base near Fallbrook. No other injuries were reported.
Camp Pendleton firefighters responded to a blaze at the crash scene. The helicopter was part of the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing.
-- Tony Perry in San Diego
Photo: AH-1 Cobra in Afghanistan. Credit: Marine Corps