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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A construction worker was killed after an early morning crash on Interstate-35 in Dallas.

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According to police, the driver of a pickup plowed through construction barrels near Overton Road and hit a utility door on a parked construction truck.

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The impact sent the pickup careening into the overhead sign support that was being held off the ground by the crane.

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The crash caused the overhead sign support to fall, hitting and killing the 35-year-old constriction worker as he tried to get out of the way.

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The victim, whose name has not been released, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The driver of the pickup was given a field sobriety test and found to be under the influence of alcohol. The 20-year-old man, whose name has also not been released, was arrested on Intoxication Manslaughter charges.