AAA makes holiday travel predictions, says more people will be out

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - Holiday travel predictions are out. AAA automotive group said they think the number of people on the road will be up from this time last year, to over 94 million travelers. It will be the fifth year in a row for the increase in traffic.

AAA also expects most drivers will pay less than a year ago to fill up at the pump.

So what's the average distance traveled expected to be this year? 805 miles. That's an increase of 45 miles from last year when travelers logged 760 miles.