After 11 weeks of declining gas prices, the national average for regular grade gas has risen for the second straight week, and this time it also rose in Hagerstown, according to the AAA Mid-Atlantic Weekend Fuel Report.
Gas nationally went from $3.36 to $3.39 per gallon, the same price as in the Hagerstown area. The state average was $3.35 a gallon.
On Tuesday, the average price of gas in and around Hagerstown was $3.39, according to the AAA Fuel Price Finder website.
The Liberty gas station on West Washington Street on Wednesday was selling regular grade gas at $3.33, mid-grade at $3.43 and 93-octane premium grade at $3.54 per gallon.
The Sheetz station at the intersection of Potomac and Fairground avenues was selling regular grade gas at $3.42 per gallon Tuesday, but it was $3.39 with company discounts. Plus grade was $3.52 per gallon and kerosene was $3.99 per gallon.