(CBS Detroit) — Gas prices in Michigan have jumped 12 cents overnight.
According to AAA Michigan, the state average is now $3.74 a gallon, which is a nearly 40 cent jump from where it was this time last week.READ MORE: 'Stop the Violence': Detroit Police Officers Host Basketball Game To Promote Peace At Schools
AAA says Oakland County has the most expensive gas price with an average of $3.78.READ MORE: Detroit Retiree Sees Sidewalk Repaired Months After Water Main Break
Experts say the increase is due to crude oil prices hitting an all-time high for the first time in nearly eight years.MORE NEWS: GOP Michigan Governor Candidate Ryan Kelley Says COVID Policies At Debate A 'Dealbreaker'
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