Study: More New Jersey residents traveling Labor Day weekend

Many New Jersey residents are expected to get the most out of their Labor Day weekend by hitting the road.

According to AAA Mid-Atlantic, more than one million residents are expected to travel 50 miles or more from their home; an increase of 1.9 percent compared to last year.

According to the report, 84 percent will travel by car while only 8 percent will travel by air.

Currently, a regular gallon of gas costs $3.65. Gas prices are expected to adjust tomorrow morning on the parkway and turnpike.

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