Gas prices could fall below $2 a gallon


(CNN) — Good news for your summer travel plans. Experts are forecasting a huge drop in gas prices.

According to AAA, the national average for regular gas currently stands at $2.72 a gallon. That’s 17 cents lower than this year’s high in early May.

Gas prices have been falling steadily for several weeks now.

One analyst says U.S. drivers could be paying less than $2.50 for a gallon in the next few months. He predicts the national average could drop even more, to around $2.25.

If that happens, the analyst says nearly half the nation’s gas stations would probably be selling gas for less than $2 a gallon.


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