The Stark County OVI Task Force will conduct four checkpoints to check for drunken driving tonight in Alliance.
According to a task force press release, the checkpoints are:
• 1100 block of state Route 183
• 500 block of East Main Street
• 500 block of South Sawburg Road
• 1400 block of East U.S. Route 62
Seven adults were fatally injured, and 44 adults sustained incapacitating injuries in alcohol-related accidents between 2009 and 2011, according to the release. The checkpoints will be established to provide a safe means of travel through the county, according to the release.
The task force is comprised of area law enforcement agencies in Stark County and the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
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