IMPERIAL, Calif. — A military jet based at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma in Arizona crashed Wednesday in a neighborhood in Imperial, California, the Marines said in a statement.
Maj. Carl Benjamin Redding Jr. said that homes were impacted, but it was unknown whether any civilians were injured.
The AV-8B Harrier pilot ejected and was taken to a hospital for evaluation, he said.
Imperial is 90 miles east of San Diego and is north of El Centro.
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