Roosevelt Man Sentenced 4 Years

<p>Israel Evangelista Mena</p>

Israel Evangelista Mena

A Roosevelt man is sentenced to four years in prison in Yakima County Court this morning.

Israel Mena pleaded guilty to two counts of vehicular homicide earlier this week -- prosecutors agreed to drop a count of vehicular assault.

Troopers say Mena was driving in a car with three passengers in April of 2012, when he lost control of his car, ejecting and fatally injuring two passengers, the third suffered several injuries.

Troopers say Mena's blood alcohol level was more than twice the legal limit.