On 12/23/14 a pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle on Canal St. near the Belmont St. intersection. The pedestrian, Richard Ridgway (age 42), was seriously injured and transferred to Dartmouth Hitchcock.
Mark J. Malloy (age 52), operating a 2008 Hyundai Tiburon, was traveling south on Canal St. when he struck Ridgway as he was walking across the street within the crosswalk. Ridgway was reportedly wearing dark clothing and Malloy stated he did not see the pedestrian until his vehicle struck him.
The Brattleboro Police have concluded their investigation and has been forwarded to the Windham County States Attorney's Office for review.