AAA Reports: Gas Prices Down, Flat Tires Up

HOUSTON, Texas - The current average price for a gallon of regular unleaded in Texas is $3.38, which is six cents less than last week, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. Consumers can make sure their vehicle is using fuel efficiently, keep more money in their pockets, and avoid being stranded on the roadside this summer by keeping their tires properly maintained.

AAA Texas also forecasts Roadside Assistance techs will receive about 50,000 calls for tire-related issues this summer season. AAA Texas defines the summer vacation season as Memorial Day through Labor Day.

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