State motorists will find the average gas price fell nine cents this week according to AAA Michigan. The current statewide average is just under $3.24 per gallon, down almost 30 cents from the same time last year.

Gas prices in and around the Flint area are even lower than the statewide average at $3.17 per gallon, down 15 cents from last week.

AAA surveys 2,800 Michigan gas stations daily. For more information, visit www.fuelgaugereport.com. To find the cheapest gas nationwide, go to AAA.com and search for Fuel Price Finder.