A motorist was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and five vehicles were impounded or stored during an overnight driver’s license/sobriety checkpoint in Palmdale, authorities said Saturday.

Also, five people were cited for driving with a suspended license and 21 were cited for driving without a license during the checkpoint at 10th Street West and Technology Drive, which began Friday at 6 p.m. and ended at 2 a.m., the sheriff’s Palmdale station reported.

Two people were also cited for driving without their child in a car seat.

The sheriff’s Palmdale station reported that 1,320 vehicles were contacted at the checkpoint.

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