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Man Hit, Killed By Car On Beach Blvd.

Pedestrian Dies After Crossing Beach Near San Pablo Blvd.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A crash near the Intracoastal Waterway Thursday night left a 48-year-old man dead.

The wreck took place at about 8 p.m. when the man was struck by a van in front of the movie theater on Beach Boulevard near the intersection off San Pablo Boulevard.

According to investigators, Joe Thompson, of Jacksonville Beach, died after being taken to Shands-Jacksonville Medical Center.

Florida Highway Patrol troopers said a van driven by Marcus Snow, 49, of Neptune Beach, was traveling east on Beach Boulevard and struck Snow, who was crossing Beach Boulevard.

Witnesses traveling behind the van said the pedestrian came out of nowhere.

According to the FHP report, the investigation into the crash was continuing.