Report says all lanes of Airport Road at Duval Road were closed for several hours, as the Florida Highway Patrol investigated a fatal crash.
Florida Highway Patrol has now confirmed that the crash involved a pedestrian.
Investigators say a 60-year-old man was crossing Airport Road outside of the designated crosswalk when the accident occurred. A vehicle traveling east was not able to avoid the pedestrian, according to report from FHP.
It was reported that the car struck the man while he was in a travel lane. The pedestrian died at the scene of the crash. The crash report says alcohol is not believed to be a factor.
FHP says their investigation of this crash continues.
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