MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Pump prices continue to decline as the global economy faces significant downward pressure from COVID-19 fears.

On Friday morning, WCCO’s found gas as low as $1.72 at the Kwik Trip in Lakeville.

AAA says since Monday, the national average has dropped 8 cents, down to $2.30 a gallon on Friday.

In Minnesota right now, the average is $2.18 per gallon. That’s down 11 cents from last week, and 30 cents from a year ago.