Gas prices on decline in Central Illinois

By WEEK Producer

December 17, 2012 Updated Oct 26, 2013 at 3:55 AM CDT

CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- If you've filled up at the gas station lately, you've definitely noticed your money is going just a little bit farther than a week ago.

Gas prices fell 12 cents in the Peoria area over the last week, averaging $3.19 a gallon.

In Normal, the price per gallon fell below the $3 mark.

Experts say prices have fallen nearly a quarter since last month.

However, analysts at says gasoline prices in some areas could potentially set all-time record highs for Christmas Day.

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