Drivers nationwide are getting a bit of relief from high gas prices as the price per gallon reaches a 5 year low

Last year we saw gas prices as high as $4.00 a gallon and here we are one year later with some station reporting gas prices under $2.00 per gallon.

Analyst say that while prices will go back up, they don't expect the rise anytime soon.

In checking gas prices around the lake area, we found gas as high as $2.19 at Citgo on hiway 108 to a low of $1.89 at several locations.

Overall, gas prices are more than a dollar less than they were at this time last year.

Here's a handy spot for you to check the average price in the Lake Area