Missouri gasoline prices plummet close to that of last year

Monday, October 13, 2008 | 3:44 p.m. CDT; updated 4:45 p.m. CDT, Monday, October 13, 2008

ST. LOUIS — Amid the gloom of the economic meltdown, there is at least one bit of good news: Gasoline prices in Missouri and around the country are dropping to levels that haven't been seen in about a year.