New Jerseyans head 'down the shore' this holiday weekend

People are flocking to the Jersey Shore today as the holiday weekend gets under way.

Heavier than normal traffic was seen along the Garden State Parkway near the Cheesequake Rest Area this morning as drivers tried to beat the rush to the Jersey Shore.

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority predicts 1.5 million vehicles will travel the Garden State Parkway today.

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