JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A man died Saturday while crossing the street in front of a gas station in the 7200 block of Lem Turner Road, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
The pedestrian was attempting to cross the street at about 6:50 p.m. Saturday when he was hit, according to Robert Peck with the traffic homicide unit of the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
JSO said he was transported to Shands Jacksonville with life threatening injuries and later died at the hospital.
The driver was detained and he is cooperating with police, Peck said.
The identity of the victim has not been released by police.
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