Low prices for gasoline are expected to spur more people to travel over the Thanksgiving holiday period. Prices vary, but Momence is leading the charge in offering drivers break.
The river town in Kankakee County has regular unleaded on the board at $1.69 to $1.74 per gallon. Beecher and some Kankakee station are selling for $1.84.
Some Danville area and Watseka gas stations now list prices at $1.93. Gas prices across Illinois are on-average $2.10 a gallon.
An estimated 48.7 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving, according to AAA numbers.