Washington State Patrol, Washington
End of Watch: Friday, May 31, 2013
Trooper Sean O’Connell was killed when his motorcycle was struck by another vehicle as he controlled traffic in Conway, Washington. He was struck near the intersection of Fir Island Road and Main Street and knocked to the ground at approximately 5:45 pm. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Trooper O’Connell was a U.S. Navy veteran and had served with the Washington State Patrol for 15 years. He is survived by his wife and two young children.
WSLEA, on behalf of its members, is honored to contribute to the family of Sean O’Connell.