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Gas drops below $2 a gallon in OK

Missouri has the lowest state average in the country at $2.43 as of Wednesday. (Source: GasBuddy) Missouri has the lowest state average in the country at $2.43 as of Wednesday. (Source: GasBuddy)
(KFVS) - Looking for a deal on gas prices? You might want to take a road trip to Oklahoma City where gas is $1.99 a gallon.

OnCue Express is the first gas station in the U.S. to sell gas below $2 per gallon since July 30, 2010, according to GasBuddy.

South Carolina, Texas, Missouri and Oklahoma are all low-tax states and all have statewide averages at $2.52 or less.

Wednesday's national average, $2.74, now makes the current price we pay 51 cents per gallon less than what consumers paid a year ago.

Missouri has the lowest state average in the country at $2.43 as of Wednesday.

Overall lowest price in states with lowest averages, according to GasBuddy:
  • $1.99 Oklahoma City, OK
  • $2.17 St. Louis, MO
  • $2.17 Houston, TX
  • $2.19 Charleston, SC
  • $2.20 Clarksville, AR
  • $2.22 Hattiesburg, MS
  • $2.22 Baton Rouge, LA
  • $2.27 Albuquerque, NM
  • $2.27 Memphis, TN

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