Gas prices continue upward spike across nation

Prices at highest level in seven years
Gas prices are soaring across the nation
Posted at 7:10 AM, Oct 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-06 08:24:12-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Gas prices continue to soar across the country.

According to Triple-A, the national average price for a gallon of gas is $3.20, the highest price since October 2014.

This comes after oil prices hit their highest level in nearly seven years earlier this week.

Triple-A Texas indicates that people in Nueces County are paying around $2.88 a gallon on average.