NORFOLK -- The Navy says Seaman Darian Drouin, of San Diego,died after falling in theUSS Carter Hall's well deck.
Drouin was treated by the ship's emergency medical team and then flown to Pitt Memorial Trauma Center in Greenville, NC, where he was pronounced dead.
The Navy says the Drouin's family has been notified.
USS Carter Hall continues training operations off the North Carolina coast as part of USS Bataan Amphibious Ready Group, the Navy stated.
She left Little Creek on December 8.