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Baldwin Park Man Fatally Injured in West Covina Crash

The crash was reported shortly after 2 a.m. at 15610 San Bernardino Road, according to the CHP.

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A 25-year-old Baldwin Park man whose 1974 Volkswagen Beetle crashed into a wooden utility pole near West Covina Saturday died later at a hospital, the California Highway Patrol reported.

Andrew Joey Villagran was alone in the car, authorities said.

The crash at 15610 San Bernardino Road -- near Orange Avenue -- was reported just after 2 a.m., the CHP reported.

According to CHP Officer Patrick Kimball, Villagran was traveling west on San Bernardino Road when his car veered to the left, crossed the eastbound lanes and jumped the curb.

The Beetle then smashed into a pole, the officer wrote in a news release.

Medics took Villagran to Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Dr. James Swartz December 22, 2012 at 11:06 PM
Michael W.--this is because of all the corruption among local public officials and school teachers. Vito Spago--this is because of all the Asians who have moved into our communities.
maggie December 30, 2012 at 03:57 AM
Rip andrew . One of the nicest guys Ive ever met.

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