Pain at the pump: Gas prices spike in the Midwest

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WASHINGTON – Drivers across the country are enjoying low gas prices at the end of summer. However, people in the Midwest are not being treated to those prices.

Crude prices are at a six-year low, and analysts believe prices could go even lower.

In South Carolina, regular unleaded gasoline is under $1.90 a gallon.

However, that benefit is not being felt in the Midwest, where a dramatic spike in gas prices could continue.

Problems at a BP facility in Indiana forced the facility to cut production in half, driving up prices.

Experts say it could take weeks to restore full productivity.

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