Two OVI checkpoints scheduled in Austintown Friday night

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Two OVI checkpoints are scheduled for Friday night in Austintown.

The first will be on N. Canfield-Niles Road from 10 p.m. to midnight.

The second will be on Mahoning Avenue from 1 to 3 a.m.

Police officers will also have saturation patrols in different parts of the county over the weekend.

Drivers are reminded to find a safe way home if they’ve been drinking.

The Mahoning County OVI Task Force is conducting the checkpoints in conjunction with the Ohio State Highway Patrol.