Gas prices drop slightly in Texas, nationally
IRVING, Texas (AP) - The average price of gasoline in Texas
dropped slightly to $2.55 this week.
The weekly AAA Texas price survey released Thursday said the
average price of a gallon of unleaded regular dropped by two cents
across Texas. The national average also dropped 2 cents per gallon
to $2.69, staying well above the Texas average.
The auto club said the market is still recovering from a major
pipeline disruption and the reopening of two pipelines in the
Midwest earlier this month. Retail gas prices fell as crude oil
The cheapest average price in Texas is San Antonio at $2.50. The
most expensive gas is in Amarillo at $2.67. Both are two cents less
than last week.