5 Injured in Alhambra Car Crash at East Beacon Street and South Chapel Avenue
Alhambra, California (September 6, 2019) – Several people were injured Thursday afternoon after a brief police chase ended in a traffic crash in the area of East Beacon Street and South Chapel Avenue in Alhambra.
According to a local news source, the accident happened at around 2:15 p.m. Thursday, September 5 at the intersection of East Beacon Street and South Chapel Avenue.
As per the local news report, the police was pursuing three men in their early to mid-20s suspected of breaking into a home. As the suspect approached the intersection, they failed to stop at a stop sign and slammed into the side of a minivan.
The van crashed into a residential building after the impact.
Emergency crews responded to the scene and rendered aid to occupants of the minivan. An elderly woman and man in the van were transported to a hospital with unspecified injuries.
The suspects were also injured in the crash, and they received medical care before being arrested.
An investigation into the crash is underway.