The son of well-known area musician Mike Morningstar of Gilmer County was killed in
a three vehicle collision in Beckley, Saturday, October 12.|
Funeral services for 25-year-old Ben Morningstar will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday at
Stump Funeral Home in Grantsville.
Beckley Police said the accident happened on Robert C. Byrd Drive when a Winona
WV woman tried to turn north onto the four-lane and struck the Morningstar car on
Sgt. Tim Deems said the impact to the Morningstar car forced his vehicle into
oncoming northbound traffic, where it was struck by a North Carolina driver.
The drivers and occupants of the other vehicles were treated and released.
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