Photo: Raising the limit

Published at 3:07 p.m. on February 20, 2014 | Modified at 8:32 p.m. on February 20, 2014

S.C. Department of Transportation worker Scott Gregory packs the ground around a new sign on U.S. 278 raising the speed limit from 45 mph to 55 mph the afternoon of Feb. 20, 2014, in Bluffton. The speed limit rose to 55 mph westbound on U.S. 278 between Buck Island Road and the Beaufort County line. DELAYNA EARLEY — Staff photo Buy Photo

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