Stark Gas Prices Take Another Leap, New Record Highs All Over

COLUMBUS, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – A sharp increase in gasoline prices in Stark County in the 24-hour period ending Wednesday morning.

The AAA average Wednesday morning is up 23-cents to $4.62 a gallon.

GasBuddy has stations targeting the $4.79 mark.

The statewide average price is $4.61.

Nationally, it’s $4.67.

Those are all new record highs.

AAA says new restrictions on Russian oil are pushing cruise prices higher, with U.S. drivers saying they will not generally be changing summer vacation plans because of gas prices.

Diesel is also at a record $5.34 in the county.