Gas prices fall another 4 cents since Monday

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - AAA Alabama reports the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded fell about 4 cents overnight.

The statewide average was $2.60 Tuesday. The national average for regular was almost 3 cents higher.

AAA said the statewide average for midgrade and premium fuels also fell to $2.72 and $2.79, respectively.

Birmingham had the highest metro average for regular at $2.68. It was cheapest in Mobile at $2.51 a gallon.

The Energy Information Administration says the Gulf Coast had the cheapest prices with an average of $2.46 a gallon.

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