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70mph speed limit is set to return on the A77 - Transport Scotland bosses consider

SPEED limits of 50mph were introduced more than 2 years ago on the A77 between Dutch House Roundabout and Bogend.

Drivers have been stuck to the 50mph speed limit for a few years now after the danger road had taken a number of lives.

Now Transport Scotland are 'considering' budging it up to 70mph again, as experts believe the two new bridges have made the road safe again.

WATCH: The bridges being put into place in this timelapse video from TS.

Police Officer from Ardrossan, Kevin Lowe was killed in a car crash near Symington in 2006.

Soon after the collision, government officials announce the 50mph limit.

Transport Scotland are yet to make the final decision.

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