Memorial Day Weekend Travel Expected To Be Busiest Since 2019 As Gas Prices Remain At Record High
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Memorial Day weekend kicks off Friday, and it’s expected to be the busiest for travel since 2019 – but it will come at a cost. Gas prices in the Philadelphia area are still causing pain at the pump.In Pennsylvania, the average is around $4.87 a gallon. In South Jersey, it’s $4.72 and in Delaware gas is $4.61 for a gallon of regular.According to AAA, the number of people planning to go away this weekend will be up more than 8…
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