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Authorities find no impaired drivers during sobriety checkpoint

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POSEY CO., IN (WFIE) -

Indiana State Police and Posey County Sheriff's Office conducted a sobriety checkpoint on SR 62 at Plaza Drive between midnight and 2:00 Saturday morning.

During the two hour period, officers checked 61 drivers that passed through the checkpoint and didn't find any impaired drivers. One driver was administered a field sobriety test and passed. 

Troopers did issue seven traffic warnings and one traffic ticket during the checkpoint.

Indiana State Police say they are committed to traffic safety and will continue to conduct saturation patrols and sobriety checkpoints to apprehend impaired drivers and to deter others from drinking and driving.

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