2 local gas stations will lower prices to $2.38/gallon on July 5

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  • 2022-07-04 20:00:16Z
  • By WPXI

Two local gas stations will lower prices for regular gasoline to $2.38/gallon, the national average in 2021, on July 5.

According to a release from Americans for Prosperity in Pennsylvania (AFP-PA), the grassroots group is taking over the Sunoco gas station in Latrobe and Joey's On The Edge in Export to save drivers some pain at the pump.

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The participating stations are located at:

  • 58 N Ligonier Street in Latrobe from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • 5904 Washington Avenue in Export from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

These are the group's third and fourth price-lowering events in the area.

On June 22, rows of cars lined up for a two hour event at the BP gas station in Lower Burrell for their chance at cheaper gas.

PHOTOS: Local gas station lowered prices to $2.38/gallon for 2 hours

150 cars were able to fill up for $2.38/gallon.

Assuming an average 10-gallon tank in those cars, we estimated the price difference at the first event cost the gas station about $4000. 11 News was told Americans for Prosperity absorbed the costs.

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