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Slight Increase Predicted For Thanksgiving Drivers

While you’re packing all the stuff for the kids, and getting the car ready for that big Thanksgiving trip, remember that you won’t be out on the roads alone…

Listen to Cynthia Harris 1

Cynthia Harris with Triple-A says of those 5.7 million, over five million will be traveling by car. She says lower gas prices and the convenience of driving are among the reasons for the increase. The big driving day is tomorrow (Wednesday), and Harris says especially if you are going to be on the interstates, leave early…

Listen to Cynthia Harris 2

That also applies to Sunday, when the highways will be the most jammed with travelers returning home. Harris says air travel is predicted to have a slight decrease in passengers this year, but if you are flying, it is recommended to get to the airport at least three hours before your scheduled departure.

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