Gas prices fall below $3 a gallon

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LONG ISLAND (PIX11) -- Some good news for drivers: Gas prices are under $3 and continue to drop!

According to AAA, the average price of a gallon of regular gas is  $2.95.

$2.99 a gallon was spotted at a Gulf station in Medford, Long Island.

Experts say gas prices will continue to fall. (Photo: Keith Lopez/WPIX)

$2.99/gallon was spotted at a Gulf station in Medford. (Photo: Keith Lopez/WPIX)

That's cheaper than a gallon of milk in some states.

Whats even better is those prices are expected to fall through the rest of the year.

This is the first time since 2010 that almost the entire nation will see gas prices below $3 a gallon.