According to the report from the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, a woman died after a SUV left Union Street and drove onto the sidewalk.
Report says, a 55-year-old victim, who has not been identified, was struck on Union Street just east of Laura Street. This happened when a man in a Chevy Tahoe went through the intersection and left the road. It was reported that the woman was taken to UF Health Jacksonville with life-threatening injuries where she eventually died.
JSO Traffic Homicide Sgt Donald Washington said, “Witnesses to the vehicle said a 30-year-old white male was unconscious in the vehicle, so it might be a medical reason for him leaving the roadway.”
According to the report, the driver has regained consciousness and was cooperative with investigators.
Report says, police confirmed that charges would be determine pending completion of the investigation, however, alcohol and speed did not play a factor in the incident.
All lanes of Union from Laura to Main Street was closed until the SUV was towed away and the scene cleared hours later.
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