Pedestrian critically injured on Beach Boulevard


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Traffic homicide detectives are investigating after a pedestrian was struck by a car Wednesday evening near the McDonald's on Beach Boulevard near St. Johns Bluff Road.

The accident was reported about 7:30 p.m. The victim, who was not identified at the scene, was transported to UF Health Jacksonville with life-threatening injuries.

The car involved stopped and the driver was cooperating with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Two westbound lanes of Beach Boulevard remained closed at 10 p.m. while the investigation continued.



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