August 30th, 2013
09:16 PM ET

Gas prices rising on Syrian strike fears

If you're one of the 34.1 million Americans hitting the road this holiday weekend - you'll be paying for it when you pull into the gas station.

According to Triple-A, the national average for a gallon of regular is now three dollars and fifty-nine cents. It's up more than two cents from Thursday.

Prices have been soaring recently driven by fears that a potential U.S. military strike in Syria will affect oil prices

Outfront: Larry Glazer with Mayflower advisors.

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