SPENCER, W.Va. — The son of a West Virginia state trooper died in a single-vehicle accident Thursday night near Spencer.
State police said 20-year-old Steven Mullen II, of Spencer, was northbound along U.S. Route 119 in Roane County at around 9:20 p.m. near Gandeeville when he lost control of his vehicle. Investigators said the vehicle went off the the roadway, struck a rock and rolled several times. Mullen was ejected. He was flown to CAMC General where he died from his injuries.
The victim was the son of Cpl. Steven Mullen of the Spencer detachment of the West Virginia state police.