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By Brandon Murphy, Tucson News Now intern

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Arizona gas prices have dropped again this week bringing the statewide average down to $3.149 per gallon, 4.5 cents less than last week.

"Less expensive gas prices are providing welcome relief to motorists everywhere," said Linda Gorman, director of communications and public affairs for AAA Arizona.

The nationwide average declined about 3 cents this week to $3.194 per gallon.

Flagstaff holds the lowest state fuel average at $3.058 per gallon, and the East Valley holds the high at $3.425. Missouri and California hold the lowest and highest average fuel prices across the lower 48 states at about $2.8 and $3.6 per gallon.

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