NORWALK - Gas prices dropped in southwestern Connecticut just in time for the Memorial Day weekend.

The prices were down about 15 cents a gallon over the last 10 days.

According to the AAA Fuel Gauge Report, the state average was $4.14, more than $1 above where it was last year.

Many drivers in Norwalk said the price of gas has definitely made them more strategic about when and how they use their cars.

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