UPDATED: Friday, August 1, 2014 - 9:18pm
bell county, tx — More tickets are being issued to drivers as extensive construction continues along Highway 190 in Killeen and Harker Heights.
Officials say they're seeing more people are speeding through these construction zones. Therefore, they've stepped up patrols to help keep the number of crashes down.
There are signs posted to help drivers note the change in speed or any lane closures.
Ultimately, officials say it's up to drivers to pay attention and especially limit cell phone usage to avoid an accident.