A day after CBS 2’s Ed Curran reported on plummeting gasoline prices, they’ve spiked in a matter of hours. On a day with no new war, no natural disaster, what’s going on?
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Higher pump prices are partly because of havoc caused by weather-related power outages. Three refineries went down, and two pipelines temporarily were halted.
Drivers are seeing relief at the gasoline pump, with prices falling 15.5 cents a gallon in the past week.
Average retail gasoline prices in Chicago have fallen nearly 11 cents per gallon in the past week.
It couldn’t happen at a better time — just as everyone is hitting the road for the holiday. CBS 2′s Roseanne Tellez reports.