The Ohio State Highway Patrol announced will be set up in Portage County Saturday evening.
The exact location will be announced Saturday morning.
“Based on provisional data, there were 332 OVI-related fatal crashes in which 359 people were killed last year and 7,507 injured in Ohio,” Lt. Nakia Hendrix, commander of the Ravenna Post, said. “State troopers make on average 25,000 OVI arrests each year in combating these dangerous drivers. OVI checkpoints are designed to not only deter impaired driving, but to proactively remove these dangerous drivers from our roadways.”
The was in Portage County in Brimfield on St. Patrick's Day. for drunk driving.