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DUI checkpoint planned on 47th Avenue Friday night

The California Highway Patrol will conduct a DUI checkpoint in the area of 47th Avenue and Steiner Drive on Friday night.

CHP officers will staff the checkpoint from around 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. based on traffic conditions, said Officer Michael Bradley.

The location is a usual spot for routine South Sacramento sobriety checkpoints, he said.

“Have a designated driver, as usual,” Bradley said for those planning to go out for a drink Friday night.

Call The Bee’s Mozes Zarate at (916) 321-1054. Follow him on Twitter @mozeszarate.