Monday, 30 December 2013 10:14

Man Indicted on Vehicular Homicide Charges

Andrae Willis Andrae Willis SCSO
MEMPHIS, TN, December 30, 2013 – A Memphis man has been indicted on vehicular homicide and other alcohol-related charges in a wrong-way crash on an interstate ramp this summer, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Andrae Willis, 35, is charged in the death of Robert James Toon, 37, of Bartlett in the fiery crash that occurred around 5:30 a.m. on June 30.
Police said the accident happened on the Interstate 40 ramp leading to I-240 southbound.
Willis was driving northbound on the southbound ramp when he hit Toon’s southbound vehicle head-on, causing heavy front-end damage to both vehicles and engulfing both vehicles in flames.
Toon was pronounced dead in his vehicle. Willis was pulled unconscious from his vehicle and treated at a hospital.
Willis was indicted on charges of vehicular homicide involving alcohol and recklessness and DUI.
Willis is free on $40,000 bond.