THP to conduct sobriety check in Roane County

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The Tennessee Highway Patrol will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in Roane County on Nov. 23 on Hwy. 70 at Poland Hollow Road.

The checkpoint will take place from 11 p.m. to midnight.

Recognizing the danger presented to the public by intoxicated drivers, troopers will concentrate their efforts on vehicles being operated by intoxicated drivers.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol has found these sobriety checkpoints to be an effective means of enforcing DUI laws of Tennessee while ensuring the protection of all motorists.