Low area fuel prices spur more holiday travel

Tom Hinde

The price of gas has dropped to an average of $1.85 per gallon in Borger according to gasbuddy.com. Texas has the seventh lowest gas prices with a state average of $1.856 per gallon. Fuel prices haven't been this low since March 2009. GasBuddy projects motorists will save $1.5 billion over the Thanksgiving holiday travel period. The national average is projected to drop below $2 by Thanksgiving Day.