Charges filed in fatal interstate crash

Charges filed in fatal interstate crash

WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - The driver accused of hitting and killing a man changing a tire on the highway has now been charged.

The accident happened Feb. 2 on I-480W in Warrensville Heights.

Lester Mitchell, 64, of Twinsburg was killed.

Mitchell's wife was in the car and witnessed the accident.

Andrew Picha, 21, of Mayfield is charged with aggravated vehicular homicide.

Police officers say Picha was drunk at the time of the crash.  He did stop after the crash and stayed on the scene.

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