Gas Prices Continue To Plummet Locally

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By NewsRadio 1020 KDKA

PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - As the number of coronavirus cases in the area continue to rise, gas prices continue to fall.

AAA says after gas prices fell 12 cents last week, the average price of gas has gone down another 13 cents this week and is going for $2.35 on average according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report.

The main reason for the drop in price is crude oil is at an 18-year low.

Prices last week averaged $2.48 and this time last year was $2.79.

AAA provided the average price of gas for the following areas:      $2.181      Altoona$2.465      Beaver$2.385      Bradford$2.399      Brookville$2.374      Butler$2.410      Clarion$2.370      Du Bois$2.376      Erie$2.314      Greensburg$2.355      Indiana$2.403      Jeannette$2.411      Kittanning$2.283      Latrobe$2.293      Meadville$2.419      Mercer$2.001      New Castle$2.406      New Kensington$2.407      Oil City$2.453      Pittsburgh$2.401      Sharon$2.430      Uniontown$2.398      Warren$2.311      Washington

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