JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

A man was transported to the hospital after he was hit by a vehicle in the Regency area Wednesday night, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Around 10 p.m. a vehicle was traveling east on Atlantic Boulevard near Lee Road when it hit an unknown hispanic man that walked out into traffic according to JSO.

The man was transported to Shands with life-threatening injuries.

The driver was not injured.

Police said the investigation is ongoing into the cause of the crash and if charges will be filed.