Pedestrian hit, killed by vehicle on Northside

Man attempted to cross Lem Turner Road when struck

Published On: Jan 19 2013 10:52:58 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 22 2013 10:26:14 AM EST
Man hit, killed crossing Lem Turner Road
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

A pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle Saturday night on the Northside, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Officers said 43-year-old Glen White was attempting to cross in the 7200 block of Lem Turner Road just before 7 p.m. when a  northbound vehicle hit him.

The victim was transported to Shands Jacksonville Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Officers said the driver of the vehicle remained on the scene and that charges were unlikely. Officers said they do not believe speed or alcohol contributed to the crash, but the investigation is ongoing.