DUI Checkpoint set for April 5

Debbie RolenStaff Writer

March 26, 2013

On Friday, April 5, beginning at 9 p.m., members of he West Virginia State Police will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint along West Virginia Route 119/26, Deskins Addition, Logan.

The checkpoint will last until 3 a.m. on Saturday, April 6.

The primary purpose of the checkpoint is to educate the motoring public about the effects of driving impaired either by alcohol, drugs or both. Furthermore, the checkpint would act as a deterrent for impaired driving.

During the checkpoint, drivers will be checked for any other traffic infractions as well.

This project is funded through the Commission on Drunk Driving Prevention.