AAA Oklahoma said Tuesday the Iraqi civil war is fueling higher pump prices in the U.S. with the Oklahoma average for a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline now at $3.484, the highest price since Sept. 14, 2013, according to


After languishing in the $3.44 to $3.46 price range all month, the Oklahoma average rose nearly three cents overnight. Some cities experienced more dramatic jumps in price, such as Tulsa where average pump prices shot up a dime Monday to $3.473.