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DWI checkpoint planned for Friday

Louisiana State Police will conduct a DWI checkpoint Friday in Webster Parish.

The checkpoint will be monitored from 10:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. in an undisclosed location.

According to police, the checkpoint will help find and remove impaired drivers from the road.

Louisiana State Police Troop G says 48 percent of fatal crashes in 2015 involved impaired drivers.

Motorists are encouraged to report impaired drivers by dialing *LSP (*577) from their cell phone or to contact their local law enforcement.

Minden Press-Herald

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