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Sobriety Checkpoint set for Friday, August 4

The West Virginia State Police-Sutton Detachment in conjunction with the Commission of Drunk Driving Prevention will be conducting a Sobriety Checkpoint on Friday, August 4th during the week of the Braxton County Fairs and Festivals Celebration.

The purpose of the checkpoint is to prevent and deter impaired driving. The Sobriety Checkpoint will be located in Braxton County on Rt. 4 near Flatwoods, in front of the Braxton County High School. The Sobriety Checkpoint may be moved to an alternate location if the primary location becomes unsafe due to traffic congestion or if a hazardous or otherwise unsafe situation arises.

The Sobriety Checkpoint will begin at 8:00 pm and conclude at 2:00 am (midnight) on Saturday, August 5.