BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Officers arrested two drivers on suspicion of DUI during a checkpoint Tuesday night in East Bakersfield.
Bakersfield police said officers set up the checkpoint in the 300 block of East Truxtun Avenue beginning at 6 p.m.
Officers screened 645 vehicles and detained seven drivers for further evaluation of their sobriety level, the department said in a release.
Twenty drivers were cited for driving without a license; 14 were found driving with a suspended license. One person was arrested for a felony warrant.
The two drivers arrested were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.
Anyone who suspects seeing an impaired driver on the road is asked to call 911.