Lower gas prices for Labor Day weekend

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PHOENIX -- Arizona drivers hit the road this week paying less for gas.

Triple-A said the price of fuel has fallen for the second straight week. Across the state, motorists are paying an average of $2.61 for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline, a drop of 1.6 cents from last week.

Tucson drivers continue to pay the least for fuel in the state with an average of $2.43 per gallon, while Flagstaff motorists continue paying the most to fill their tanks with an average fuel price of $2.76 per gallon.

The nationwide average is $2.59 per gallon, a drop of two cents from last week.

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