Gas Pump Prices Are Up In Texas

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By NewsRadio 1080 KRLD

DALLAS (KRLD) - Need gas? The average gas price statewide is $2.29 a gallon.

Daniel Armbruster with AAA Texas says that's seven cents more compared to this day last week. He says it's 36 cents more compared to this day last year.

Armbruster says, "After the holiday rush, we will likely see gas prices go down to the normal trend we see this time of year."

He says drivers in El Paso are paying the most at $2.56 a gallon, while drivers in Amarillo are paying the least at $2.20 a gallon.

Meanwhile, drivers in Dallas are seeing an 11 cent increase. The average in Big D is $2.31 a gallon.