Gas prices may inch higher over Memorial Day holiday

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) If you’re planning a road trip over Memorial Day, join the crowd. With many COVID restrictions finally easing, AAA Auto Club Group expects travel to be up in Georgia by 62 percent.

“We expect a big increase in what we call ‘revenge’ travel, these are people that really in some cases haven’t been able to vacation in over two years,” said Garret Townsend who is a spokesman for AAA Auto Club Group.

While you may be happy to be hitting the road, you will pay more for gas, at least 10 cents more than last month and up to one dollar more than last year when less driving from the pandemic causes prices to drop.

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