$200K bond for man in deadly DUI case

January 2, 2010 5:01:45 PM PST
Bond was set at $200,000 for an Orland Park man charged with causing a crash that killed his ex-girlfriend.Nick Sord, 22, is charged with reckless homicide and aggravated DUI.

Authorities say Sord crashed his car into a pole at approximately 4:30 a.m. Thursday at 147th Street and Oak Park avenue.

Jessica Mejia, 20, was killed in the crash.

Tests showed Sord's blood alcohol level was nearly four times the legal limit.

He was out of jail Saturday after paying 10 percent of the bond.