HCPD targets driver safety in scheduled checkpoints

Horry County, SC - HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - It's one of the most heavily traveled holiday weekends of the year, and Horry County Police say they'll be out in full force making sure area roadways are accident free.

Throughout the weekend and entire month of July, officers with the Horry County Police Department will be conducting random traffic safety checkpoints at a number of locations across the county.

The purpose of the checks, according to a spokesman for the department, are to check for drunk driving and drivers license checks.

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