JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle near 103rd Street and Ricker Road early Sunday morning, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.
Officers say the person on foot was hit about 2:30 a.m. while trying to cross 103rd Steet without using the designated crosswalk.
The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. The driver of the vehicle was not injured, remained at the scene and is cooperating with the police.
Westbound lanes on 103rd Street. were rerouted North and South on Ricker Road to avoid the crash scene.
Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the incident.