U.S. gas prices down 9 cents over past 2 weeks

By The Associated Press

CAMARILLO, Calif. – The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline has dropped about 9 cents over the past two weeks.

The Lundberg Survey of fuel prices puts the average price for a gallon of regular at $3.91.

Analyst Trilby Lundberg said Sunday that the national average for a gallon of mid-grade is $4.05. For premium it’s $4.16 a gallon.

Lundberg says diesel prices fell about 8 cents a gallon over the past two weeks, to $4.14.

Jackson, Miss., had the nation’s lowest average price for gas at $3.60. Chicago had the highest at $4.38.

In California, the lowest average price was $4.03 in Fresno, while San Franciscans paid the highest price at $4.17.