Woman on bicycle hit, killed on Edgewood Avenue


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 44-year-old woman riding a bicycle was hit and killed Wednesday on Edgewood Avenue near Broadway Avenue, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. 

Officers said a truck was making a right turn onto Edgewood Avenue from Broadway Avenue when it hit the bicyclist. The woman, later identified as Gwendolyn Y. Jackson, was taken to a hospital where she died.

Traffic homicide detectives are investigating and charges are pending, police said.

All southbound lanes of Edgewood were closed while the accident was investigated.