Gas sold for 79 cents at Houston gas stations during price war

Houston, TX (WHDH) — Drivers in Houston got the benefit of some cheap competition.

Two gas stations, each buying to become the lowest priced, got into a price war.

The price of gas?  It was down to 79 cents.

Drivers said that price was cheaper than a bottle of water.

The price eventually got as low as 78 cents, making for some happy commuters.

Drivers were encouraged to get their gas early before the price went up.


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