7 Marines Dead After Choppers Crash in Arizona

Published 02/23 2012 08:57AM

Updated 02/23 2012 09:07AM

(YUMA, Ariz.) Seven Marines are reportedly dead following a chopper crash in Arizona.

NBC News reports they were killed when two aircraft collided near Yuma.

Defense officials say the accident happened last night.

The members of the 3rd Marine Airwing were conducting training exercises at the time.

There were no survivors.
The Defense Department has not identified the victims.

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