The New Hampshire Department of Transportation will increase the speed of one of the state's turnpikes from 55 to 65.

Drivers on the Spaulding Turnpike will be allowed to drive a little bit faster starting next month.

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation will increase the speed limit on the Spaulding Turnpike from 55 mph to 65 mph from Exit 9 in Dover to Exit 16 in Rochester, according to WMUR.

The road south of Exit 9 and through the toll plaza in Rochester will continue to have a speed limit of 55 mph.