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One dead after wrong-way crash on University Boulevard

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

One person has died after a wrong-way crash Sunday at the intersection of Atlantic and University Boulevards, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. 

It happened around 5:30 pm.

Police said a truck and a sedan collided. According to witnesses, the truck was traveling south on University Boulevard and a grey car was traveling north in the southbound lanes, which resulted in the crash.

A rescue unit arrived and took one of the drivers to a nearby hospital, but the other driver died at the scene, police said. 

Police have not identified anyone involved in the crash.