Gas prices down around Erie, nation

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Good news if you are hitting the road this summer.

Millions of Americans are traveling for vacation and are loving the prices at the pump.

According to AAA, prices have fallen 50 of the past 51 days, totaling 25 cents per gallon.

Also, we’re seeing the lowest gas prices in the last 100 days right now, and it’s the lowest prices have been since 2004.

Locally, average gas prices in Erie are staying steady, with the an average price for a gallon of gas at $2.28 a gallon, according to GasBuddy.com.

The average fuel price across Pennsylvania currently sits at $2.22.

A month ago, gas prices in Pennsylvania were up 20 cents at $2.42 a gallon.

Today, the average across the nation is much lower at $2.12 a gallon.

Gas is selling in Erie for as low as $2.15 along Perry Highway and Interstate 90.

The Buffalo Speed Check on Buffalo Road is selling gas for $2.19 a gallon.

On Upper Peach Street, the cheapest place you’ll find is at the Delta Sonic at $2.28 a gallon.

Nearly all of the remaining Erie stations have gas for $2.29 a gallon.

The best bang for your buck in the nation is down south. You’ll find gas in South Carolina for an average of $1.83 a gallon.

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