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Military aircraft crashes in Southern California

June 8 (UPI) -- A military aircraft crashed in Southern California on Wednesday, said officials with a nearby naval air facility who were working to determine if there were any casualties.

First Lt. Duane Kampa told KTLA-TV in Los Angeles that the aircraft that crashed was an MV-22B Osprey attached to the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing of the Marine Corps.

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The Naval Air Facility El Centro said military and civilian first responders were on the scene responding to the crash.

"We can confirm that an aircraft belonging to [the 3rd] Marine Aircraft Wing crashed near Glamis, CA," the facility said on its Facebook page.

This is a developing story.

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