Survey: Nation's Gas Prices Drop 11 Cents To Average Of $3 Per Gallon

Sunday, June 24th 2007, 6:33 pm
By: News On 6

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) _ The average price of gasoline across the country dropped about 11 cents over the last two weeks, according to a national survey released Sunday.

Regular gasoline, which peaked at $3.18 in May, dropped to $3 a gallon, oil industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said. Mid-grade averaged $3.11, and premium was $3.22.

The lowest price was in Jackson, Miss., where a gallon of regular cost $2.75. The highest average price was in Chicago at $3.39, according to the Lundberg Survey of 7,000 stations nationwide.