Attempt at reduced bail denied in vehicular homicide case

YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. -- An attempt at reduced bail was denied Tuesday for a Yakima man blamed for a car accident that killed his baby daughter.

Heriberto Acosta is charged with vehicular homicide.

Prosecutors said Acosta was drunk and on methamphetamine when he smashed into a tree near Buena over the summer.

His 1-year-old died at the scene.