Fatal crash closes Martinez road near Highway 4

A fatal crash closed Alhambra Ave in Martinez on Friday afternoon. 

A fatal crash in Martinez prompted road closures in both directions of Alhambra Ave between John Muir Rd and Alhambra Valley Rd on Friday afternoon, according to Martinez police. 

Officals did not provide any details related to the crash but said motorists should expect the roadway to be closed in the area for several hours.

The public is asked to avoid the area. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.