Mass. Gas Prices Creep Up To $3.89 Per Gallon

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts gas prices have jumped another two cents in the past week.

AAA Southern New England reports Monday that self-serve, regular rose for the fifth consecutive week and is now selling for an average of $3.89 per gallon.

The current price is 16 cents higher than at the same time a year ago and 23 cents more than at the same time a year ago.

AAA Southern New England’s Mary Maguire talks to WBZ NewsRadio 1030

The price in Massachusetts is a penny lower than the national average.

AAA found self-serve, regular selling for as low as $3.78 and as high as $3.99.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.


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