Two Drivers Arrested At DUI Checkpoint In Cottonwood

The CHP says they snared a couple of drunk drivers at a sobriety checkpoint for Cinco De Mayo Thursday night in Cottonwood. It was conducted on southbound Main Street at Third Street between 7:17PM and 11:09PM. 154 vehicles passed through the checkpoint. Two drivers were cited for driving on suspended licenses, two others were arrested for driving under the influence and two vehicles were towed. The average overall cost of a DUI is more than $13,000 plus a suspended license.