One California town along the Big Sur coast is seeing startling numbers at the pump – nearing $8 a gallon – as the cost of gasoline surges across the U.S. due to increasing crude oil prices and the continuing supply chain crisis.

Residents of Gorda, a small community situated on the central coast, on Thursday saw the price of a gallon of gas hit an alarming $7.59 – $4 more than the national average.

Premium gasoline had reached an equally astounding $8.50 per gallon.[…]

California town sees gas hit alarming $7.59 a gallon – more than $4 higher than US average — Daily Mail Online