The Louisiana State Police will be conducting a DWI checkpoint somewhere in Jeff Davis parish this Friday. It is an ongoing effort to keep the highways and roadways safe.

Here is the information passed down to us from the Louisiana State Police.

In an effort to combat impaired driving in our area, Louisiana State Police Troop D plan to conduct a DWI checkpoint Friday, May 25, 2012, from approximately 9:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. at an undisclosed location in Jeff Davis Parish. Our mission will be to find and remove impaired drivers from the road before they can cause injury or death to themselves or others.

Source: James Anderson LSP

So be careful, designate a driver and have a great Memorial Day weekend!