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200 people arrested for impaired driving during Mardi Gras

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Posted: Feb 22, 2012 11:31 AM
Source: LSP

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Topics: drunk, driving, crash, impaired, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Police, troopers, arrest, DWI

BATON ROUGE- Nearly 200 people were arrested over the Mardi Gras holiday by troopers for impaired driving.

The arrests happened during DWI patrols and checkpoints across the state.

Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop L will conduct a DWI Checkpoint in Tangipahoa Parish on Thursday, Feb. 23 around 10 p.m. The exact location will not be released.

Contact the Louisiana State Police by dialing *LSP or (*577) on your cell phone to report impaired drivers and dangerous roadway conditions.

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