BURBANK - A man was in custody today on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter and felony drunk driving in connection with a collision at a Burbank intersection. | » POLICE NEWS
Ivan Jesus Valle, 29, was behind bars at the Burbank jail in lieu of $100,000 bail, Burbank police Sgt. Mark Stohl said. He was expected to be arraigned Tuesday.
Valle, who is believed to have been visiting relatives in Burbank, was behind the wheel of an SUV that collided with a sedan at the intersection of Buena Vista Street and Alameda Avenue, in front of Providence St. Joseph's Medical Center, just before 5:40 a.m. Sunday, police said.
"Somebody was moving pretty quick," said Burbank police Sgt. Mike Parrinello, adding that Valle and the man who was killed were the only ones in their respective vehicles.