Marine Corps Recruit Dies In South Carolina

(Parris Island, SC) -- A Marine Corps recruit is dead after passing away during the event known as The Crucible.

It's the final grueling exercise recruits go through as part of their training.  

A statement says Dalton Beals of New Jersey died Friday in Parris Island, South Carolina.  

Beals was just 19-years-old. The cause of death is being investigated.