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Falling fuel prices good news for Fourth of July travelers

You can buy a gallon of gas today in Gulfport for just $1.81. If you're near Edgewater Mall, you'll pay $1.85. (Photo source: WLOX) You can buy a gallon of gas today in Gulfport for just $1.81. If you're near Edgewater Mall, you'll pay $1.85. (Photo source: WLOX)
SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) -

If you're heading out of town for Fourth of July fun, you'll be glad to know the average price for a gallon of gas in Mississippi is below $2 a gallon. AAA says prices on the coast Tuesday average $1.99 a gallon.

We found gas prices on the WLOX News app far below that average. You can buy a gallon of gas today in Gulfport for just $1.81. If you're near Edgewater Mall, you'll pay $1.85. 

A year ago, we headed into the Fourth of July holiday weekend with gas prices about four cents higher than what we're seeing today.

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