D.U.I. Checkpoint Nets One Arrest
Eight Unlicensed Drivers Cited
The Santa Clarita Sheriff’s Station conducted a D.U.I. Sobriety checkpoint Friday from 7pm through 3am Saturday morning. The checkpoint was conducted on eastbound Lyons Avenue, east of Wheeler Road. There were a total of 882 vehicles that passed through the checkpoint. Of those, 832 vehicles were screened. Seven vehicles were pulled off the line where the drivers received further testing. One of those drivers was arrested for D.U.I. (at the checkpoint)
In addition, eight drivers were cited for being unlicensed by units that were monitoring the checkpoint.