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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Sgt. Donald Washington with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says a woman is dead after being hit by a car while crossing the street.

It reportedly happened around 6:30 a.m. at the intersection of University Blvd and Barnes Rd.

Officers at the scene say a Chevrolet Malibu traveling westbound on University hit a 68-year-old woman as she was crossing northbound on Barnes.

She was taken to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

All lanes of traffic are now open again.

Officers say the driver involved won't be cited for the incident.