Camp Lejeune Marine killed in training accident in Carteret County

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (WITN) – Camp Lejeune says a Marine died last night in Carteret County.

The II Marine Expeditionary Force said the death happened during a training exercise.

The Marine was a member of the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, according to a news release.

Names of service members are not released until at least 24 hours after the family has been notified.

II MEF says the death remains under investigation.