ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KSDK) - We have some good economic news to report. Some gas prices in the area have dropped below $3 per gallon.

NewsChannel 5 found regular unleaded selling for $2.99/gallon at the QuikTrip on South Lindbergh in south St. Louis County Tuesday afternoon.

According to AAA, gas prices have fallen 29 days in a row. Gas prices fell 19 cents in September alone.

If the downward trend continues, analysts predict the price of gas could drop an additional 30 cents by Christmas.

Be sure to check out ourNewsChannel 5 Gas Prices Guide to find the cheapest gas in your area.

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