Motorcyclist struck by pickup on Southside dies

Driver of pickup cooperating with investigation, Jacksonville police say

By Allyson Henning - Reporter, Erin Fisher - Producer

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A motorcyclist died early Sunday morning after a crash with a pickup truck on Belfort Road just north of St. Vincent's Hospital, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Police said the two collided around 4:45 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of Belfort and Gate Parkway West. Alexander Lee Nearbin, 26, died at the scene.

All lanes of Belfort Road were shut down at the intersection as homicide detectives investigated the crash.

JSO officials said the driver of the truck is cooperating as they work to figure out how the crash happened.

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