A FedEx truck heading west passes a 75 mile per hour speed limit sign along the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 near Tonganoxie, Kan. The Legislature is considering a bill to raise the speed limit in Kansas on some highways to 80 mph.
A FedEx truck heading west passes a 75 mile per hour speed limit sign along the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 near Tonganoxie, Kan. The Legislature is considering a bill to raise the speed limit in Kansas on some highways to 80 mph. File photo The Kansas City Star
A FedEx truck heading west passes a 75 mile per hour speed limit sign along the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 near Tonganoxie, Kan. The Legislature is considering a bill to raise the speed limit in Kansas on some highways to 80 mph. File photo The Kansas City Star

Lewis Diuguid: Unwise push on to raise highway speed limit to 80 mph in Kansas

February 17, 2016 11:48 AM