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Maryland Green Party Candidate Fatally Struck By SUV While Cycling
September 23, 2010, 1:09 am
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Maryland Green Party Candidate Fatally Struck By SUV While Biking

From the Washington Post:

A 30-year-old Green Party candidate for the U.S. Senate died late Monday night, less than two days after she was hit by a car while riding her bicycle in the Largo area, authorities said.

Maryland State Police said Natasha Pettigrew died at a Prince George’s Hospital Center at 10:30 p.m. Monday. She had been critically injured on Route 202 about 5:30 a.m. Sunday while training for a triathlon, police said.

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Senate candidate Natasha Pettigrew was in Baltimore last month at the Candidates’ Night Out campaign event in Hampden.  She provided passionate and thoughtful responses at the forum.