A pedestrian killed in Jacksonville, Florida on Tuesday has been identified.
The Florida Highway Patrol reports that the accident happened at about 2:40 a.m. on Southside Boulevard and Square Lake Boulevard in the area in front of the Home Depot near the Avenues Mall. Preliminary reports indicate a 50-year-old man was heading south on Southside Boulevard when the Toyota Camry he was driving hit 24-year-old Ellonce Jonathan Kemp from Carson, California.
The driver of the Toyota immediately stopped his vehicle, called police, and attempted to render aid to Kemp. Kemp was taken to the University of Florida Health Jacksonville where he died. The accident shut down all southbound lanes of Southside Boulevard near Square Lake Boulevard for about four hours.
At this time, it is not known whether or not any charges will be placed against the driver of the vehicle.