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Gas prices have stayed relatively flat across Virginia

Gas prices have stayed relatively flat across Virginia

Although the cost of gas was on the rise earlier this summer, prices across Virginia have remained relatively steady the past two weeks, according to the latest report from AAA Tidewater.

On Friday, Virginia motorists could expect to pay an average of $2.60 per gallon when fueling up, marking a marginal drop from last week’s average of $2.62. Despite the relative stagnation in pricing, the state average is still 45-cents more than this time last year.

Averages at gas stations in Hampton Roads paint the same picture, with Friday’s average being a nearly 3-cent drop from prices last month. Fuel-pricing website GasBuddy reports that motorists in Williamsburg...

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