No need for speed

03/14/2014 6:12 PM

03/14/2014 6:13 PM

Your editorial on March 14 supports raising speed limits by 5 mph on selected routes and says in part “ ... they have concluded that the higher limits ... represent more accurately the pace at which traffic actually flows ...”

This is hardly a reason to raise limits. Why not enforce existing limits?

Previous studies referenced in this paper show that speed kills!

Insanity personified.

— William J. Howard, Fort Worth

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