COPPELL (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Texas and nationwide retail gasoline prices are up a penny per gallon this week.
AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump statewide was $2.66 per gallon. Drivers across the U.S. are paying an average $2.88 per gallon.READ MORE: North Texas Law Enforcement Disappointed In Gov. Abbott's Veto Of Domestic Violence Education Bill
The association survey found Midland has the most expensive gasoline in Texas this week at an average $3.12 per gallon. The cheapest gasoline in Texas is in San Antonio at an average $2.53 per gallon.READ MORE: Dallas County DA Reverses Plans To Seek Death Penalty For Alleged Serial Killer Billy Chemirmir
Drivers in Dallas are paying $2.67 for a gallon of gasoline. While those pulling up to the pump in Arlington and Fort Worth are shelling out a bit less with the price at $2.66 per gallon.
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