New reduced I-5 speed limit signs posted near Roseburg

Signs are now posted for a speed change on Interstate 5 through the Roseburg area. (SBG)

ROSEBURG, Ore. -- You'll need to drive slower now on Interstate 5 near Roseburg.

Oregon Department of Transportation has changed the speed limit and the new signs are now posted.

The new limit is 60 mph for cars, while trucks must travel at 55 mph.

ODOT had not planned on putting up signs for another month, but decided to coordinate with other state signs that are being changed.

The new signs will be on permanent posts in the near future.

Oregon State Police said they will be on the lookout and enforcing the new speed limit.

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