Highest gas prices expected for the holiday weekend

Gas prices may put a damper on your celebrations if you are hitting the road this holiday weekend.

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According to AAA, prices are expected to be at their highest level in the last six years. It says the troubling events in Iraq have driven up the price of crude oil.

The national average for gas is $3.67 a gallon and is only expected to go up as we get closer to the July 4th weekend. This is our TOPIC OF THE DAY. Will the higher gas prices affect your holiday plans? Head to our FOX43 Facebook page to leave a comment.