Sobriety checkpoints set in Lucas, Wood counties


St. Patrick’s Day revelers were put on alert for three sobriety checkpoints in the area today.

Two checkpoints will be operated by the Holland Police Department, in conjunction with the Lucas County Sheriff's Office.

Checkpoints will be in front of Springfield High School, 1470 S. McCord Rd. and the second at 1220 S. Holland-Sylvania Rd. near the shopping center. Both will be operated from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.

The Bowling Green post of the Ohio Highway Patrol said its troopers will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in Wood County, but did not announce the location or times.