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Woman hit by a car while changing her tire

Her injuries are life-threatening

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Police are investigating a crash where a woman was hit by a car as she changed one of her tires.

It happened just before 11:30 p.m. Thursday, on Pritchard Rd. just west of I-295. Investigators say her car was parked on the right side of the westbound lanes of Pritchard Rd.

The crash left the woman with life-threatening injuries. She was taken to UF Health.

The driver of the car that hit her was also hurt. Police say his injuries were minor, but he was also taken to the hospital.

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office Traffic Homicide Unit is investigating the crash.