Sheriff’s Office gearing up for holiday traffic checkpoints

Russell County Sheriff Derek Polston tells WJRS News that the Russell County Sheriff’s Office is preparing to set up traffic safety and sobriety checkpoints at various locations in the county during the upcoming holiday season.

Below are a list of locations that checkpoints can be expected, from Dec. 18, 2020 to Jan. 1, 2021.

KY 55/379

KY 1611/Old Jamestown Road

KY 1729/Sano Mt. Olive Road

KY 76/Eli

KY 80/Patty Ridge Road

KY 92/Lily Creek Ramp Road

KY 196/3277

KY 379/1058

KY 619/1680

KY 3525/910

KY 379/92

KY 80 E/Owenstown Road

US 127/Bypass Jamestown at Greasy Creek

US 127 at the Casey/Russell County line

US 127 North of Wolf Creek

Blair School Road/Reynolds Creek

Blair School Road/Acree Road

Damron Creek/Damron Creek Spur Road

Decatur/Decatur Spur Road

Decatur Road/Passmore Road

Jericho Road/Owenstown Road

Maple Street/Lakeway Drive

Old Rowena/State Park Road


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