JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- One person is dead after being struck by a car early Thursday morning.

It happed on Schindler Drivenear Bellrose Avenue in Jacksonville. According to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, a car traveling north on Schindler Drive hit a female walking along the side of the roadway.

According to JSO she was pronounced deceased at the scene.

JSO says alcohol is not suspected and the investigation is ongoing.