Gas prices hit a record high as inflation slams wallets
In another blow to the US economy, prices at the pump soared to fresh record highs.
The national average price for gasoline climbed more than four cents
On Tuesday to $4.37 a gallon, according to AAA.
That takes out the prior record of $4.33 set on March 11.
The gas spike prices are up 17 cents in the past week alone
The national average dipped to as low as $4.07 a gallon in April
Pump prices are up about 25% since Russia's invasion of Ukraine
Real gas prices, adjusted for inflation, would need to climb above $5.30 a gallon
US oil tumbled 6% to $103.09 a barrel on Monday