(Bonne Terre) Triple-A says Missouri’s average gas price is a dollar-82 per gallon for regular unleaded, the second-lowest pump price in the country.
Of the major metropolitan areas surveyed, drivers in St. Louis are paying the most at one-85.
Locally, gas prices are as low as $1.53 in High Ridge, $1.62 in Bonne Terre, $1.69 in Ste. Genevieve and $1.82 in Steelville.
The national average is two-15 per gallon.
Triple-A says Missouri drivers have been paying below two dollars-a-gallon for regular unleaded for about 228 days.