NJ gas prices still rising

July 23, 2011 10:49:27 AM PDT
Motorists continue to see higher prices at the pumps in New Jersey.

AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of regular gasoline in New Jersey on Friday was $3.66, up 3 cents from last week. That's also much higher than the cost a year ago, when motorists were paying $2.57.

It's the second straight week that pump prices have risen in New Jersey.

Meanwhile, the national average price rose by 3 cents to $3.70. That's also much higher than the national average from a year ago, which was $2.72.