The great gas panic of Thursday, Aug. 31

September 6, 2017

When social media lit up about possible fuel shortages because of Hurricane Harvey, drivers darted to the nearest gas pumps. The rush not only caused long lines but did, indeed, cause stations to run out of fuel in many cases. Photo by Mark K. Campbell

Social media reports of lack of fuel spark sellouts

BY CHRISTINA DERR
Last week gas stations around Azle and North Texas as a whole began running out of fuel.
The reasons were complex.

lock

The rest of this story is restricted to subscribers only.
Already registered? Login below
Already a subscriber: Click here to register.
Click here to purchase a subscription.

Email
Password
 
Remember me for 2 weeks

Forgot Password


Category: Front Page, Photos