Pedestrian killed in overnight crash on Philips Highway
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A pedestrian was hit and killed by a pickup on Philips Highway around 11:30 p.m. Thursday.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 62-year-old Irene Cepeda was walking in the left turn lane of Philips Highway. FHP said that's when a Ford F-250 struck Cepeda.
FHP said Cepeda was transported to UF Health Jacksonville where she passed away.
According to FHP, alcohol was not involved. This is still an ongoing investigation. No charges have been filed.
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