OVI checkpoint in Van Wert, Paulding Counties tonight - News, Weather, Sports, Toledo, OH

OVI checkpoint in Van Wert, Paulding Counties tonight

PAULDING COUNTY, OH (Toledo News Now) -

From 5:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, July 26, authorities will be operating an OVI checkpoint on State Route 114 and Blaine Street in Van Wert and Paulding Counties.

The checkpoint will be held in conjunction with nearby "saturation patrol." Authorities say they are hoping to aggressively combat alcohol related injury and fatal crashes.

Ohio State Highway Patrol Troopers and local law enforcement from the Paulding County Sheriff's Office and the villages of Scott and Grover Hill will handle the OVI checkpoint and patrols.

If you plan to consume alcohol, make sure you have a designate a driver or other travel arrangements before you drink.

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