DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — The Ohio State Highway Patrol will set up a checkpoint in Mason in Warren County Friday, Oct. 13, to catch and deter those driving under the influence.

The checkpoint will be on US 42 south of Donna Jean Boulevard from 8-10 p.m.

actual location of the checkpoint will be announced Friday morning. It is being paid for by federal funds.

OSP says there have been more than 340 fatal crashes this year that involve operating a vehicle while intoxicated, and that it makes around 12,000 OVI arrests a year on average.