From the Breaking News Desk: Three buses carrying Camp Lejeune Marines have crashed in Eastern NC... authorities say nine Marines and one civilian are hurt. In fact, the one of the bus drivers was critically injured and air lifted to a hospital.

The buses were carrying 59 marines from Camp Lejeune to Norfolk, Virginia to begin training exercises before deploying to Europe and the Middle East.

A Marine Spokesman says it's not clear what caused the accident but, none of the injuries among the Marines is life threatening.

It's happened about 20 miles north of the base on U.S. Highway 17 near Maysville.

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