Jacksonville, FL – Fatal Pedestrian Crash on I-95 at 8th St. Claims Life
Jacksonville, FL (January 13, 2024) – On January 13th a fatal pedestrian accident occurred on I-95 near 8th Street, resulting in the loss of a 55-year-old Orange Park man’s life. The incident occurred around 4:52 a.m., involving a pickup truck traveling northbound on I-95. According to the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), the pedestrian was walking on the roadway when the pickup truck collided with him, leading to the closure of lanes for several hours. The impact from the front of the truck projected the victim forward onto the roadway, causing fatal injuries. Despite prompt response from first responders, the pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
Our hearts go out to the victim’s family and friends during this difficult time.