Judge Denies Bail Reduction in Vehicular Homicide Case

<p>Heriberto Acosta</p>

Heriberto Acosta

A Yakima County judge denies a man's request to have is bail lowered today.

Heriberto Acosta requested to have his bail reduced from $100,000, however the judge denied that motion.

Heriberto Acosta is charged with vehicular homicide after prosecutors say he crashed his car into a tree near Buena last April, killing his one year old daughter.

Troopers say Acosta was drunk and high on methamphetamine when the accident occurred.

Acosta's  trial is set to begin in February.