Statewide gas prices rise 5 cents
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — AAA Michigan says gas prices statewide have risen by about 5 cents per gallon in the past week.
The Dearborn-based auto club says early Monday that the average price for self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was about $2.59 per gallon. Prices are about 24 cents more than at the same point last year.
Michigan’s lowest average price was about $2.53 per gallon in the Traverse City area. The highest was about $2.64 per gallon in the Jackson area.
The Detroit-area’s average daily gas price was about $2.56 per gallon, about 4 cents more than last week’s average.
AAA Michigan surveys daily fuel prices at 2,800 gas stations across the state.