One man dead after being hit by a car on US 1

A 52-year-old man from Green Cove Springs was killed around 4 a.m. on Sunday on US 1. Officials say alcohol was not involved.

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. -- A fatal accident on US 1 at Arapaho has left one man dead.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol report, a man was attempting to cross US 1 and a vehicle traveling southbound was unable to stop in time before striking him. The vehicle stopped after striking the man. The accident occurred around 4 a.m. Sunday.

The victim was identified as a 52-year-old man from Green Cove Springs. Officials say alcohol was not a factor in this incident.

This is an ongoing story. Stay with First Coast News for updates.

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