Steven Haines was an American diplomat and old friends with the Thorns. He was killed in a car accident.
At 6:06, on the sixth second, gasoline from a runaway truck pours onto Steven's limo and comes into contact with a discarded cigarette; setting the gasoline alight and blowing up Steven's limo before he can get out.
- The moment when the accident that killed Steven happened was 6:06, at the sixth second; this time constitutes the Number of the Beast, 666.
Steven and Kate apparently got along very well and were good friends.
Robert and Steven were apparently old friends, and Robert was left upset for months after Steven's death; even blaming himself for it.