Sobriety checkpoints announced in Caledonia county

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ST. JOHNSBURY — State Police say they will be teaming up with local and county law enforcement in Caledonia county to conduct sobriety and safety enforcement.

Nearly 29 fatalities from automobile crashes statewide have taken place throughout Vermont as of October 7.

“The scheduled program is an opportunity to use high visibility enforcement to reduce the number of crashes and fatalities statewide,” Sergeant Matt Tarricone said in a release.

Police say in addition to checkpoints, they will also be aggressively patrolling and enforcing motor vehicle laws concerning impaired, distracted, or aggressive driving, as well ad speeding and seatbelt use in high traffic and high crash areas.