AAA predicts holiday travel will drop

By: 13 News
By: 13 News

Higher gas prices might keep more of you closer to home this Memorial Day weekend.

AAA predicts the number of Americans traveling for the holiday will drop for the first time since 1998.

An estimated 37.9 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home, a drop of nearly 360,000 from last year.

Drivers will encounter record-high gas prices, $3.79 is the national average.

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