DANA POINT (CBS) — Authorities say alcohol was a factor in a car crash that claimed the lives of three marines who were stationed at Camp Pendleton.
The Orange County Sheriff’s Department says a vehicle carrying the three marines hit a tree on Golden Lantern near Terra Vista early Tuesday morning.
The car’s driver was the sole survivor of the crash. He remains in critical condition.
The victims’ names will not be release until their families have been notified.