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1 dead, 2 injured after Northwest Jacksonville crash

Traffic homicide detectives investigating crash

One person died after a crash early Sunday morning on Edgewood Avenue North near Old Kings Road, police said.
One person died after a crash early Sunday morning on Edgewood Avenue North near Old Kings Road, police said. (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – One man died and two people were hospitalized after a crash early Sunday morning in Northwest Jacksonville, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said.

All lanes of Edgewood Avenue North were closed in both directions between Shenandoah Avenue and Old Kings Road after the 2:30 a.m. crash while traffic homicide detectives investigated and until the scene could be cleared.

Police said the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department treated three people at the scene and then transported them to an area hospital, where one man later died. According to JSO, the other two adults were in stable condition at last check.

Anyone with further information about the crash is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 904-630-0500.