Gas prices have not changed significantly nationwide this week, but they have risen in and around Hagerstown.
The national average for regular grade gas on Tuesday was $3.92 per gallon, according to the AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report website, www.fuelgaugereport.aaa.com.
That is down from last week’s overall average of $3.93 per gallon.
Regular grade gas in Maryland reached the $4-a-gallon mark average on Thursday, according to published reports.
However, in Hagerstown, regular grade gas was $3.93 on average Tuesday, up 3 cents from last week’s average of $3.90, according to the AAA Fuel Price FInder’s website for the region at http://midatlantic.aaa.com.
The lowest and highest prices for regular gas in the area were $3.85 and $3.98 per gallon, respectively, on Wednesday, according to the AAA Fuel Price Finder’s website.
The Sheetz station at the intersection of South Potomac Street and Oak Ridge Drive was selling regular grade gas at $3.98 per gallon Wednesday and $3.95 with the store’s discount offers. Plus grade was $4.08, 93-octane Super grade $4.18 and diesel fuel $4.15 per gallon.