According to the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, an elderly woman, estimated to be in her 70s, was fatally hit by a vehicle while crossing the street in Alhambra on Tuesday, August 22, 2017. The incident took place around 10:10 p.m. at the intersection of Valley Boulevard and Granada Avenue. The woman’s identity has not been released due to pending family notification.
According to officials, the woman’s possessions showed signs of her living at a nearby senior care facility. The woman was walking within a marked crosswalk when she was struck by a vehicle. She was critically injured and transferred to Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, where she was shortly pronounced dead thereafter. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and cooperated with the police. The cause of the collision is still under investigation. Anyone with information regarding this fatality is asked to contact Alhambra Police Department at (626) 570-5119.
West Coast Trial Lawyers wishes peace and comfort to the victim’s family and loved ones during this difficult time.