FHP: Bicyclist killed in crash on Beach Boulevard
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A person on a bicycle was killed in a crash Thursday evening on Beach Boulevard, just east of Interstate 295, according to Florida Highway Patrol.
The crash happened a 9:12 p.m. at the intersection of Beach and Huffman Boulevards, in front of Florida State College at Jacksonville’s South Campus. Troopers said the person who was riding west was struck by an 83-year-old man driving a Chrysler Town & Country also westbound on Beach Boulevard.
The victim’s name is pending notification of immediate family. The FHP report said charges are under investigation.
Duval County Fatal: Beach Blvd. @ Huffman Blvd. Vehicle vs. Pedestrian. Pedestrian pronounced deceased on scene. Westbound lanes blocked. Please seek another route. pic.twitter.com/rOws7fXUzQ— FHPJacksonville (@FHPJacksonville) March 20, 2020
According to News4Jax records, this is the second deadly pedestrian crash at that intersection in less than a month. At the end of February, a man was killed in a hit-and-run crash.
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