Published On: Tue, Sep 15th, 2015

Marine killed in truck rollover at Camp Pendleton

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marineCAMP PENDLETON, Calif. – A U.S. Marine assigned to the 1st Marine Division was killed and 18 others were injured Thursday in a vehicle rollover accident at Camp Pendleton, California.

“The command’s priorities are to take care of the Marines, Sailors and families of the unit,” said 1st Lt. Colleen McFadden, public affairs officer of 1st Mar. Div. “We want to ensure the Marines and their family members are being provided for during this difficult time.”

The Marine killed was Cpl. Bryan Michael Lauw, 21, of Denham Springs, La. Lauw enlisted in June 2012, served as an anti-tank missile man, and was assigned to the 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion.

An investigation has been initiated and no additional details are available at this time.

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