Amarillo gas prices down 6 cents

      According to AAA Fuel Gauge Report Amarillo gas prices has dropped 6 cents per gallon in the past week.

      The falling prices are right on trend with the rest of the state where prices have also dropped 6 cents making the average price $3.39 per gallon.

      At this time AAA reports that the national average is $3.51 per gallon. AAA also reports that gas prices fell nationwide as refinery crews completed maintenance and increased production. Crude oil prices were also lower and low demand and a week economy contributed to lower prices.

      The lowest gas prices in the state can be found in Beaumont where the average price at the pump is $3.26. Houston drivers are paying the most for gas. Prices there are $3.43 per gallon.