Alhambra fire causes street closures near Fremont and Hellman avenues

Corrected 12.17.13 at 9:51 a.m.:

Traffic on Fremont Avenue was open Monday in both directions around 9 p.m., according to the Alhambra Police Department. We apologize for the error.

Updated 12.16.13 at 8 p.m.:

Fremont Avenue is completely open for traffic, according to the Alhambra Police Department. Police closed Fremont Avenue between Hellman and Ross avenues Monday evening to investigate a house fire on the 2100 block of South Fremont.

Published 12.16.13 at 5:30 p.m.:

A house on South Fremont Avenue near Hellman Avenue in Alhambra caught fire Monday afternoon. Streets in the area as well as the Fremont Avenue exits off the east and westbound 10 Freeway were shut down until 4 p.m. as firefighters worked to contain the house fire, according to the Alhambra Police Department. As of 5:30 p.m., Fremont between Hellman and Ross avenues is still closed for investigation.

The Alhambra Police Department posted updates throughout the afternoon on its official Facebook page:

1 thought on “Alhambra fire causes street closures near Fremont and Hellman avenues”

  1. How did this fire start??

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