14 arrested at sobriety checkpoint in Port Jeff Station

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PORT JEFFERSON STATION -

Fourteen people were arrested at an overnight sobriety checkpoint in Port Jefferson Station.

A total of 716 vehicles passed through the checkpoint at the corner of Route 112 and Hallock Avenue between 11 p.m. and 3 a.m. 

Five people were charged with driving while intoxicated and a Centereach man was accused of driving while high on drugs.

The checkpoint was part of a statewide crackdown throughout the Fourth of July weekend on impaired and distracted driving.
 

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