US Marines aircraft crashes in California

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A military aircraft crashed in California on Wednesday, Fox News has confirmed.

The crash occurred near Glamis, located just a few miles north of the U.S.-Mexico border and west of the California-Arizona border, KYMA-TV reported.

A spokesperson for the United States Marine Corps confirmed to Fox News that the aircraft was an MV-22B Osprey. 

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The entrance to Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, in Yuma, Arizona. Local reports said a military aircraft crashed nearby in California. 

The entrance to Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, in Yuma, Arizona. Local reports said a military aircraft crashed nearby in California.  (Google Maps)

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The crash reportedly occurred near State Route 78 and Coachella Canal Road. No information regarding how many passengers were aboard or possible injuries have been released.