Sobriety checkpoint set for December 7


The West Virginia State Police will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on US Rt. 219 in the Fairlea area of Greenbrier County on Saturday, Dec. 7.

The checkpoint will be in operation between 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 a.m. Sunday. The purpose of the checkpoint is to detect and deter impaired drivers, as well as to educate the public about the dangers of driving an automobile while impaired by alcohol and/or drugs.

The State Police urge the motoring public to assist law enforcement agencies in their efforts to stop driving under the influence incidents by reporting impaired drivers.