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AAA: Regular fuel tumbles below $2 mark

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Gasoline prices across Alabama have fallen below the $2 mark.

Prices at the pumps have been cut in half since reaching a record above $4 in July.

AAA Alabama reports Thursday, the statewide average for a gallon of regular unleaded is $1.99.

The national average for regular is $2.02.

The auto club's statewide survey finds midgrade is $2.08 and premium fuel cost $2.13 a gallon.

The average price for gasoline is on pace to fall below $2 nationally by the end of the week.

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