Beach-goers get early start on holiday weekend

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Lauren Glassberg reports from Coney Island about the upcoming Fourth of July weekend.

Many across the Tri-State Area are getting an early start on the extended holiday weekend, taking advantage of beautiful weather Friday to hit the beaches and boardwalks.

A record number of people are expected to travel over the Fourth of July weekend, encouraged by lower gas prices.

The shore is a popular destination, including Coney Island.

Check out Lauren Glassberg's fun-in-the-son report in the video player above.
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