Gas Prices Continue to Drop

The price of a gallon of gas continues to drop. In Topeka we found prices as low as $2.33 a gallon at 6th and Lane.

The national average fell below $3 a gallon today for the first time in about a year.

At 10th and Wanamaker the price was at $2.49 a gallon, still well below the national average of $2.92 a gallon.

The price of a barrel of oil closed at $74 today, down 50 percent since July when oil hit a high of $147 a barrel.