Kanawha deputies to conduct DUI checkpoint in Institute

Kanawha County deputies say they will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint 7 p.m. to midnight Wednesday in Institute. (MGN Online)

Kanawha County deputies will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint.

The checkpoint will be operating from 7 p.m. to midnight Wednesday, March 22, on state Route 25 near Institute, according to a news release from the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office.

The news release said the sheriff’s office has a zero tolerance to impaired driving. Deputies randomly conduct checkpoints and targeted patrols throughout the year.

The patrols are made possible through a partnership with the Governor’s Highway Safety Program.

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