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MCSO sets up checkpoints to keep drivers safe over Memorial Day weekend

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PHOENIX -

Memorial Day weekend is filled with barbeques, trips to the lake and drinking.

All that drinking can make it one of the most dangerous weekends to be out on the roads.

Last year,  five people were killed in car crashes over Memorial Day weekend; three of the crashes involved alcohol.

Officers will be out in full force this weekend to make sure no one is getting behind the wheel after having too many drinks.

You'll see DUI checkpoints around the valley and a lot of focus will be up at the lakes.

FOX 10's Kristen Keogh shows us what Maricopa Sheriff's deputies are doing to make sure everyone has a safe weekend.


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