AAA auto club says the average price of gas has now dipped below $2 a gallon in 18 states, including Tennessee. WPLN talked to drivers filling up in MetroCenter for $1.86.
“It’s more affordable for us to go home,” says TSU student Rosalyn Fitzgerald, who has been taking her kids back to Memphis more often. “Usually, we would spend maybe $50. Now that the gas prices are lower, we’re spending like $30 at the most.”
Treva Gordon is a magazine publisher from Clarksville who says she commutes 100 miles a day.