COLUMBUS: After a big bump at the pump last week, Ohio gas prices are down to start the work week.
A gallon of regular gas in Ohio was listed at an average of about $3.56 in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price Information Service and Wright Express. That’s 9 cents lower than last Monday’s average of $3.65. The previous week’s average was $3.38.
The Ohio price this week is 6 cents higher than the national average of $3.50.
The state average is about 3 cents lower than this time last month, and 19 cents lower than at the same time in 2012.
The lowest average price in the state Monday was about $3.52 in the Dayton/Springfield and Toledo areas.
Online: AAA Daily Fuel Gauge Report at http://fuelgaugereport.aaa.com.