Gas Prices Dip For Now

1 decade 1 year 3 months ago Friday, June 01 2007 Jun 1, 2007 Friday, June 01, 2007 9:11:23 PM CDT June 01, 2007 in News

Ross Claytor doesn't like emptying his pockets to fill up his truck.

"This guy's got a pretty big tank. It usually runs up to $50 [or] $60 to get it all the way filled up. It's pretty expensive," Ross Claytor, driver, said.

But the expense is coming down. Gas prices are now at $2.99 a gallon at most stations, and many drivers are taking advantage of the lower price.

The last time drivers saw gas prices lower than $3 at the pump was on May 10th. Even with prices at a three week low, some drivers still try to avoid using their cars.

"Trying to drive as little as possible is a good idea."

Drivers hope prices stay low, but they expect the next hike to come with the next holiday on July 4.

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