SCDOT worker Scott Gregory, right, installs new speed limit signs along Okatie Highway/SC 170 near Snake Road in Okatie on Jan. 8, 2014.  The new signs set a 60 mph speed limit, five miles per hour faster than the previous limit of 55 mph.
SCDOT worker Scott Gregory, right, installs new speed limit signs along Okatie Highway/SC 170 near Snake Road in Okatie on Jan. 8, 2014. The new signs set a 60 mph speed limit, five miles per hour faster than the previous limit of 55 mph. Staff photo
SCDOT worker Scott Gregory, right, installs new speed limit signs along Okatie Highway/SC 170 near Snake Road in Okatie on Jan. 8, 2014. The new signs set a 60 mph speed limit, five miles per hour faster than the previous limit of 55 mph. Staff photo

Speed limit on portion of SC 170 goes to 60 mph

January 08, 2014 8:24 PM