JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A male pedestrian is dead Tuesday after being struck by a vehicle on Atlantic Boulevard near Arlington, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

Police and emergency personnel responded to the crash at about 8:15 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Atlantic Boulevard and Bowlan Street.

JSO and JFRD found the victim on the road and started administering first aid. The male was then transported to a local medical facility, where he was pronounced deceased, a sergeant said at the scene.

The vehicle and driver remained at the scene to speak with investigators.

Rainy weather could have been a factor in the crash, the sergeant said.