- Associated Press - Tuesday, May 31, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Gas prices remain higher around Ohio after the Memorial Day weekend and the increased travel that accompanies it.

A gallon of regular gas was averaging $2.46 in Tuesday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and WEX Inc. That’s up about 3 cents from a week ago and 15 cents from a month ago.

It’s also higher than the updated national average of $2.32.

The price of oil topped $50 a barrel last week for the first time since July. However, analysts expect gasoline and airline fares to stay relatively low at least through the summer travel season.



AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report: https://fuelgaugereport.aaa.com

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