Prices ranged from $3.55 a gallon for unleaded gasoline at the Mobil station at 1545 W Ann Arbor Rd. in Plymouth, to $3.57 at the Sunoco station at 42495 Joy Rd. in Canton.
Though Syria is not a large oil producer, the fear is that the conflict could spread across the Middle East, the newspaper reports.
AAA Michigan shows the current average price for a gallon of regular gas in the state this week is $3.62, 36 cents less than it was this same time last year.
More than 1.2 million Michigan residents are expected to travel at least 50 miles from home during the Labor Day holiday weekend, which is up about 1 percent from last year, according to AAA. About 91 percent of those are expected to drive.
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