JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A woman suffered life threatening injuries after being hit by a vehicle just east of the Regency Square Mall on Thursday evening, authorities said.
The crash happened about 8:45 p.m. in the 9800 block of Atlantic Boulevard.
According to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, the woman was trying to cross Atlantic Boulevard when she was hit.
Police say she was transported to UF Health Jacksonville.
The pedestrian's identification was not released by officers at the scene.
Parts of Atlantic Boulevard near Library Road were shut down while investigators with the JSO traffic homicide division were on scene.
The cause of the crash has not been released.