Senator Steve Pierce's adult son, Steve passed away this afternoon after sustaining injuries in a Wednesday car accident. We will bring more information as it is received.
Senator Steve Pierce represents Legislative District 1, which includes Prescott and surrounding areas.
Statement from Senate President Biggs on the death of the son of Senator Steve Pierce
“The State Senate is mourning this afternoon after the death of one of our Senate family members. Steve Pierce, the adult son of Senator Steve Pierce, has passed away from injuries suffered in a Wednesday evening car crash.
This is heartbreaking for all of us. For any challenges we may have here at the Capitol, the passing of a family member puts things into perspective.
Cindy and I send our condolences to Steve’s wife, his mother Joan and father Steve, their family and all of Steve’s friends. He will be missed by many and will be in our thoughts and prayers.”