A Sioux City man has been charged for his role in a fatal accident last October 31st.
18 year old Eduordo Herrera is charged with vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of a fatal accident.
Court documents state that Herrera is the alleged driver of a speeding car that crashed into a parked van in the 1500 block of
West 2nd Street around 1:40am last Halloween.
A front seat passenger in the car, Miguel Silva-Sanchez, was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities say Herrera fled the scene on foot after the accident.
He later went to a hospital for treatment and tested positive for alcohol and THC.
Herrera is being held in the Woodbury County Jail on $25-thousand dollars bond.