CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Wednesday is supposed to be the busiest travel day in eight years.
According to AAA, nearly 42 million Americans will be embarking on a holiday road trip. The busiest travel time is said to be between 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Wednesday.
One young passenger, Savannah Chapman, spoke with 22News at the Ludlow rest stop along the Mass Pike. She said she was traveling from New York with her family and that they’ve already stopped more than once.
“This is about our second time, second or third.” Chapman told 22News. “I brought some coloring books and paper to color on.”
Along with Wednesday being the busiest travel days of the year, it is also one of the deadliest travel days of the year.