The Ohio Department of Transportation has designated a portion of Interstate 270 as a remembrance of two fallen Westerville police officers.

Correction: Because of a typo, a headline on an earlier version of this story inadvertently listed the wrong highway.

The Ohio Department of Transportation has designated a portion of Interstate 270 as a remembrance of two fallen Westerville police officers.

According to the city of Westerville, ODOT has placed signs designating the portion of I-270 as “Officers Anthony Morelli and Eric Joering Memorial Highway."

Morelli and Joering were shot and killed Feb. 10 in a shootout with a suspect in Westerville.

At Westerville City Council’s Nov. 13 meeting, the families of Morelli and Joering will be presented with replica versions of the sign.

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