Woman killed in hit-and-run crossing road in Moncrief neighborhood, police say

New Kings Road hit-and-run (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is searching for the driver who hit and killed a woman who was crossing a street in the Moncrief area Wednesday evening.

Police said the woman was crossing New Kings Road just north of Moncrief Road around 9:30 p.m. when she was hit.

The driver left and the woman died at the scene from her injuries.

JSO does not have a description of the car or any witnesses.

This is the 119th person killed in a traffic incident this year in Duval County, JSO says.