Driver charged in death of Federal Way bicyclist

Staff writerSeptember 10, 2013 

A driver who hit and killed a bicyclist in Federal Way last month has been charged with vehicular homicide, according to the King County Prosecutor’s Office.

Dara Keo, 30, is set to be arraigned Thursday for the Aug. 30 death of Craig Cronister, 44.

Witnesses reported seeing Keo driving erratically before he drove onto a shoulder in the 28600 block of Military Road South and struck Cronister. Cronister died the next day.

Keo admitted to having a few beers, smoking marijuana and taking prescription pills, court records show.

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