OVI arrest made during Haskins checkpoint
HASKINS — One driving-under-the-influence arrest was made during a checkpoint held in the village on Saturday night.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol along with the Haskins Police Department and the Wood County Sheriff’s Office conducted an OVI checkpoint on from 9-11 p.m. on North Findlay Street (Ohio 64).
During the checkpoint, 152 vehicles drove through and were checked. One of the vehicles that came through the checkpoint was diverted for further investigation, and resulted in one OVI arrest. Following the checkpoint, troopers worked saturation patrol around the village. Nine traffic stops were made with no OVI arrests during the saturation patrols.
Call #677 to report an impaired driver.
Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday: A slight chance of showers after 3 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%. A slight chance of showers at night. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Extended: Mostly sunny Wednesday, with a high near 77. Mostly clear at night, with a low around 56. Sunny on Thursday, with a high near 78. Mostly clear at night, with a low around 56. Mostly sunny Friday, with a high near 80. Partly cloudy at night, with a low around 61. Mostly sunny Saturday, with a high near 83.