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AAA is predicting record high number of 4th of July travelers

The AAA estimates that 42 million people will travel by car by the fourth day of July, despite gas prices soaring earlier this month. A total of 47.9 million people are expected to travel 50 miles or more for this weekend (June 30 – July 4). It is estimated that 42 million will drive for transportation. This is an increase from last year as the number of trips increased by 2.1%. Average gallon of ground on Monday stood at $ 4.98. However, travel demand has not diminished despite rising costs. Few Americans will fly to destinations due to the recent rise in air prices. Reports say ticket prices are almost 14 percent more expensive than last year. Watch the video above for the full story.

The AAA estimates that 42 million people will travel by car by the fourth day of July, despite gas prices soaring earlier this month.

A total of 47.9 million people are expected to travel 50 miles or more for this weekend (June 30 – July 4). It is estimated that 42 million will drive for transportation. This is an increase from last year as the number of trips increased by 2.1%.

Average gallon of ground on Monday stood at $ 4.98. However, travel demand has not diminished despite rising costs.

Few Americans will fly to destinations due to the recent rise in air prices. Reports say ticket prices are almost 14 percent more expensive than last year.

Watch the video above for the full story.

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