Initially scheduled to happen as we speak, a DUI checkpoint scheduled for Jefferson County has been postponed resulting from potential inclement climate.
It’s going to now be held Dec. 16 from 6 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Members of the West Virginia State Police might be conducting the sobriety checkpoint in Jefferson County, situated on Route 51, close to the intersection of Leetown Street in Jefferson County. The secondary location might be within the Shepherdstown space alongside Route 45, Martinsburg Pike, in within the 8000 block.
The first objective of the checkpoint is to teach the motoring public in regards to the results of driving impaired both by alcohol, medicine, or each. In the course of the checkpoint, drivers might be checked for another visitors infractions, as properly. This undertaking is funded by means of the Fee on Drunk Driving Prevention.