Petersburgh man dies from injuries months after being struck by car

HOOSICK,
N.Y. -A Petersburgh man has died from injuries he suffered on Labor Day when he
was struck by a car while riding his bike. 

Rensselaer
County D.A. Richard McNally says 39-year-old Matthew Ratelle had been in a coma
since the accident.

State Police
say the married father of three was riding his bike on Route 22 in Hoosick when
he was hit from behind by a car driven by 37-year-old Becky Goodemote of
Hoosick Falls.

Troopers
say she left the scene without calling police, and she may now face more
serious charges.

 

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