PITTSBURGH – Two local gas stations will lower the price of regular gas to $2.38 per gallon, the national average for 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 motorists suffering from pump pain.
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Participating stations are located at:
- 58 N Ligonier Street in Latrobe from 11am to 1pm
- 5904 Washington Avenue at Export from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
This is the company’s third and fourth sale in the region.
On June 22, a long line of cars for two hours at the BP gas station in Lower Burrell for a chance to buy cheaper gasoline.
PICTURE: Local gas station lowers price to $2.38/gallon for 2 hours
150 units were able to fill up for $2.38/gallon.
Assuming an average 10-gallon tank in those cars, we estimate the price difference at the first event cost the gas station about $4000. 11 News says Americans for Prosperity has absorbed the costs.
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