Motorists around the country are benefiting from a welcome three-week decline in gas prices.
n Colorado, the average price for regular, self-serve gasoline dropped 9.5 cents per gallon from last week to $2.69 per gallon. Three weeks ago, the average statewide price was $2.93.
The national average price for self-serve regular gasoline has dropped to $2.59 per gallon, a 13-cent-per-gallon decline from last week, and a 35-cent-per-gallon decline from three weeks ago.
Despite the recent decline in prices, Coloradans are still paying an average of 70 cents more per gallon than one year ago, and $1.13 more than two years ago.