HOLLISTER, Calif. -

The Hollister Police Department on Thursday reported that a retired sergeant has died from injuries he suffered in a motorcycle accident earlier this year.

Sgt. Andy Burgess worked for the Hollister Police Department from January 1985 until his retirement in May 2004.

While riding his motorcycle in January in Gilroy, he was struck by a car. He died Monday from his injuries. 

A gofundme account has been set up by family friends to help his family with medical costs.