ALHAMBRA - One fatality was reported in a car accident near Valley Boulevard and Chapel Avenue in Alhambra on Tuesday morning (9/3/13), the Police Department reported. Press reports stated the male victim was driving in a parking lot west of 325 E. Valley Boulevard when he hit two parked cars and the wall of the Preferred Bank around 10:51 a.m.
Paramedics arrived at the scene but were not able to revive him and he was pronounced dead. No other injuries were reported.
While the name of the victim has not been released due to the continuing investigation, Alhambra police say he and his wife are part owners of the New Tasty Cafe, a restaurant located nearby.
A police traffic advisory stated that Almansor would be closed for 3 to 4 hours to permit investigators to review the scene. Motorists were advised to use parallel streets.