72ºF

Pedestrian hit crossing Beach Boulevard

JSO: Injuries reported in crash

photo

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A crash closed all eastbound lanes of Beach Boulevard at Forest Boulevard early Friday morning after a pedestrian was hit while crossing Beach Blvd.

The intersection is just east of Southside Boulevard

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a pedestrian was crossing Beach about 5 a.m. when struck by a car. The pedestrian was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries.

All lanes reopened about 6 a.m.