Mount Olive Church in Hartford is giving away free gasoline Wednesday as part of their third annual Gas on God giveaway and crowds lined up at two gas stations.
Mount Olive Church Ministries and their partners will give away a total of $5,000 in free gas.
It started at 9 a.m. at the 7-Eleven on Park Street and Prospect Avenue. The second event started at 11 a.m. at the Mobil station on Albany Avenue.
The event is first come, first served and church leaders coordinated with Hartford police to help control traffic.
The average gas price in Connecticut is now $3.15 per gallon, according to AAA Allied Group. Around 250 people were expected to get up to $20 worth of free gas.
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