Joseph F. Bohunicky Jr. was indicted last year on charges of leaving the scene of a fatal motor vehicle accident on I-87 in Schroon Nov. 20, 2011, and following too closely. He pleaded guilty in October to the felony leaving the scene charge.
He was sentenced to 1-1/3 to 4 years in state prison and ordered to pay $7,517 in restitution to the victim’s family. In addition, he was fined $2,000 and his driver’s license was revoked.
Mary J. Morrissey, age 65, of Mechanicville died in the crash. Thomas LaFountain, the driver of the vehicle Morrissey was in, was injured.