Projected 41 million to travel July 4th weekend

By WTAJ News

Published 06/27 2014 11:45AM

Updated 06/27 2014 11:46AM

NEW YORK – New projections from AAA show an estimated 41 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more for the Fourth of July holiday weekend, an increase of nearly 2 percent from 2013.

Despite higher gas prices the majority of travelers, approximately 34.8 million, will travel by car.

AAA estimates around 3.1 million will fly.

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