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OVI checkpoint TONIGHT in Liberty Twp.

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5 things to know about OVI checkpoints

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The Ohio State Highway Patrol will conduct an OVI checkpoint beginning at 9 p.m. today, Aug. 30, on Cincinnati-Dayton Road near the intersection of Ohio 129 in Liberty Twp.

The OVI checkpoint, funded by federal grant funds, is planned to deter and intercept impaired drivers, according to the OSHP.

A second OVI checkpoint is also planned tonight in Oxford.

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Members of the Butler County OVI Task Force, Butler County Sheriff’s Office, and the Ohio State Highway Patrol will staff the checkpoint as well as have nearby saturation patrols, officials said.