Press Release #17-006 - San Onofre Beach Closure
1 May 2017
San Onofre Beach will be closed until Wednesday morning due to a shark attack that resulted in one civilian being medical air-lifted and taken to Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, Saturday at 6:24 p.m.

Beach patrons are advised to heed warnings from local authorities to include Military Police, Area Guards and San Onofre Lifeguards as well as signage posted at the beach.

For further queries, please contact Camp Pendleton’s Office of Communication via email:



Office of Communication

Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton

Box 555019, Camp Pendleton, CA 92055-5019

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