DUI checkpoint slated for Sunday in Vienna

VIENNA — The Wood County Sheriff’s Office, with the assistance of the Vienna Police Department, will be conducting a DUI checkpoint from 8 p.m. to midnight Sept. 24 at the intersection of Rosemar Road (County Route 14/16) and Jackson Park Drive in Vienna.

For traffic proceeding northbound on Rosemar Road, motorists may consider using the Twin Lakes Road (County Route 2/8) or Woodland Drive if they do not wish to travel through the checkpoint, officials said. For southbound traffic on Rosemar Road, motorists can use 46th Street as an alternative route.

The purpose of this checkpoint is to deter impaired drivers and to educate the public about the effects of impaired driving, officials said.