Multiple Marines Killed In Training Exercise Explosion (VIDEO)

By Emma Koch

March 19, 2013 Updated Mar 19, 2013 at 11:30 AM EST

HAWTHORNE, Nev. (www.incnow.tv) -- At least seven U.S. Marines are dead and several others hurt after an explosion at the Army Depot in Hawthorne, Nevada late Monday night.

The incident happened during a training exercise. The exact cause of the incident is under investigation and a spokesperson says the explosion is not relation to ammunition that is store there.




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