Mass. Gas Prices Drop 28 Cents In 6 Weeks

BOSTON (AP) — Gas prices are down in Massachusetts for the sixth consecutive week.

AAA Southern New England reports Tuesday that the cost of a gallon of self-serve, regular dropped four cents in the past week to an average of $3.61.

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The cost has now dropped 28 cents in the past six weeks.

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

The current price is two cents below the national average for self-serve, regular and 22 cents less than at the same time last year.

AAA found self-serve, regular selling as low as $3.45 per gallon and as high as $3.89.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.


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