One person was arrested for driving while high on marijuana during a DUI and driver’s license checkpoint in Northwest Bakersfield, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.
Police conducted the checkpoint between 6 p.m. Saturday and 2 a.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of Calloway Drive.
More than 1,400 vehicles were screened.
In addition to the arrest, nine people were cited for driving without a license, and nine more were found to be driving on a suspended license, according to police.
Police said anyone who suspects an impaired driver on the roadways is encouraged to call 911.