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More than 500K Oklahomans expected to hit the road this Memorial Day weekend

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More than half-a-million Oklahomans are expected to hit the road today for the long Memorial Day weekend.

Experts say this could be the busiest Memorial Day for travel since 2005.

AAA predicts a near record number of Americans will travel during the long holiday weekend.

It’s expected that at least 36 million people will travel 50 miles or more, 80 percent of them by car.

Here in Oklahoma, AAA predicts nearly 530,000 people will be driving this weekend.