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2 O.V.I. checkpoints set for St. Patrick's Day in Lucas Co.

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If you're celebrating St. Patrick's Day with adult beverages, officers across our area are encouraging you to designate a sober driver.

To keep the roads safe for everyone, there are two checkpoints in Lucas County scheduled for Monday, March 17th.

They're so authorities can screen drivers to make sure no one is operating a vehicle while impaired.

The first checkpoint will be near the 1400 block of S. McCord Rd., in front of Springfield High School.

Lucas County deputies, Holland police and OHP troopers will be monitoring the checkpoints tomorrow from 8 p.m. - 1 a.m.

The other checkpoint will be near the 1200 block of S. Holland-Sylvania Rd, near Angola.

Both checkpoints are paid for by a grant from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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