JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A young woman was hit by a car in Mandarin on Friday afternoon and was flown to a hospital, according to authorities.
The woman, whose age was not immediately known, was struck in the parking lot of a shopping center along San Jose Boulevard near Claire Lane just before 2:30 p.m.
Police said she had just walked out of a store and into the parking lot when she was hit by a pickup truck.
The woman was flown to Shands Jacksonville Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.
Traffic homicide investigators were called to the scene.
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