Average gas price jumps 12.7 cents per gallon

April 30, 2008

LIMA 8:04 a.m., Apr. 30 The average gas price in the region jumped 12.7 cents between Tuesday morning and Wednesday morning, according to prices reported to average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline is 3.643 this morning, according to prices submitted to the Web site.The average gas price Tuesday morning in the nine-county area was 3.512 cents per gallon of regular gasoline. This morning, no reported price in the region was that low, with the lowest price reported at $3.559 at a Marathon station in Bluffton. The highest, and most common, price was $3.659, reported at 24 stations throughout the region.