New Speed Limits On I-26

(BRISTOL, Tenn.) — Watch your speeds on I-26 as there are a number of speed limit changes that went into effect today in Sullivan, Washington and Carter Counties.

The Tennessee Dept. of Transportation says the new speed limit is 65 miles-per-hour except in a portion of Washington County, Tenn where the limit is 60.

Truck speed limits will be 55 miles-per-hour between the Washington and Carter County lines to the Virginia border.

TDOT says the changes will make speeds more consistent throughout the Tri-Cities.