The Evansville-Vanderburgh County Traffic Safety Partnership conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Saturday, August 27, 2016 near the intersection of W. Franklin Street and N. Ninth Avenue.
A total of 30 vehicles were diverted from W. Franklin Street into the checkpoint. The checkpoint ran from 11:30pm to 2:30am. One driver was under the age of 21 and close to the legal limit of .08. The driver was cited for Operating a Motor Vehicle while Intoxicated as a Class C Infraction.
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