JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A Saturday morning car accident on Atlantic Blvd. at Brookside Avenue leaves one person dead, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
Detective Edmonds tells us that the fatal crash happened when a maroon vehicle driving westbound crossed the median and hit the driver of a gray vehicle head on.
The driver of the gray vehicle died at the scene while the driver of the maroon vehicle was transported to UF Shands.
According to Detective Edmonds, alcohol may have been a factor in this accident.
The WB lanes of Atlantic Blvd. are currently open. The EB lanes are still closed.
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