Barnesville man hit and killed by drunk driver

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COLUMBUS, OH----A Barnesville man dies after being hit by a drunk driver along Interstate 70 in Columbus early Saturday morning.

Columbus Police say 59-year old Steve Cook was a construction worker and was hit while standing in an I-70 work zone.

Police say 30-year old Edward Torres drove through construction barrels blocking off three closed lanes--he was under the influence of alcohol.

He's been charged with aggravated vehicular homicide and is scheduled to appear in court Monday.

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