Gas prices continue to rise

(WTNH) — Gas prices continue to soar in Connecticut and around the country.

This is due to service disruptions from Hurricane Harvey.

Related Content: Gas prices are still rising, but the pace slows

Gas prices are 38 cents higher than a week ago.

An average gallon of unleaded will cost about $2.86.

That’s 23 cents higher than the national average.

Related Content: Gas prices on the rise over Labor Day weekend

Connecticut’s gas prices are the eighth highest in the nation.

Analysts believe prices will level off and come back down in the coming weeks.

WTNH NEWS8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Also, you can now block any inappropriate user by simple selecting the drop down menu on the right of any comment and selection "Block User" from there.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s