From The Pantagraph
BLOOMINGTON — Bond was set at $1 million Wednesday for the driver charged with aggravated driving under the influence in a crash that killed a Bloomington man Monday.
Cameron Embry, 24, of Bloomington is accused of being drunk when his car struck a motorcycle carrying Neal Keller, 30, at the intersection of Bunn and Lincoln streets about 11 p.m. Monday.
Associate Judge William Yoder accepted the state’s request for a $1 million bond, meaning Embry must post $100,025 to be released.
According to a statement read in court by Assistant State’s Attorney Jeff Horve, Embry admitted to officers that he’d been drinking with friends. He said the outing was “part of a going-away party because he was going to work in the pot cultivation business in California…MORE
MEMORIAL SERVICE SET FOR NEAL ALAN KELLER – Killed by future pot farmer of America Cameron Embry
Neal Alan Keller, 30, of Bloomington, died at 11:51 p.m. on Monday, March 16, 2015 in Bloomington.
A Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Carmody-Flynn Funeral Home, Bloomington, where a memorial visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday. Cremation rites have been accorded. Inurnment will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bloomington immediately following services. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society of Central Illinois. To express condolences online, please visit www.carmodyflynn.com.