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Pedestrian hit by two vehicles on University Boulevard dies

Jacksonville police are still looking for the driver who reportedly hit a woman crossing the street, then took off without stopping.
Jacksonville police are still looking for the driver who reportedly hit a woman crossing the street, then took off without stopping.

JACKSONVILLE, Blvd. – A woman in her 50s or 60s was struck and killed while crossing University Boulevard North in Arlington around 8:45 p.m. Saturday.

According to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, the woman was first struck by a pickup truck a few blocks south of Merrill Road, then again by a car. She died at the scene.

Police said the driver of the pickup truck stayed at the scene, the driver of the second vehicle, a four-door sedan, drove off.

Anyone who knows anything that may help detectives in this investigation is asked to call JSO at 904-630-0500 or First Coast Crime Stoppers 866-845-TIPS (8477).


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