Ohio Highway Patrol announces drunken-driving checkpoint in Springfield Township today


A drunken-driving checkpoint will be set up on McCord Road just south of Dorr Street in Springfield Township for four hours today, starting at 9 p.m., the Ohio Highway Patrol announced.

The checkpoint, to be staffed by state troopers and law officers from other local agencies, will be complemented by saturation patrols on nearby roads, the patrol said. It will be paid for with federal funds.