Camp Lejeune Marine killed overseas

August 12, 2009 8:41:59 PM PDT
A Camp Lejeune Marine was killed in Afghanistan Monday.Officials say 21-year-old Lance Corporal Bruce Ferrel died after a roadside bomb exploded near his patrol in the Helmand Province.

Ferrel was originally from Alabama.

His Marine brigade is part of a 60,000 troop surge that President Obama ordered to help stabilize Afghanistan.