TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Motorists are seeing no relief from rising prices at the pump in New Jersey and around the nation. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was $2.90, up four cents from a week ago.
Drivers were paying an average of $2.41 a gallon a year ago at this time.READ MORE: Tolls Increasing Sunday On 8 Delaware River Crossings Connecting Pennsylvania, New Jersey
The national average price for a gallon of regular gasoline was $2.83, up eight cents from last week. Drivers were paying an average of $2.32 a gallon a year ago at this time.READ MORE: Man Dies After Being Shot Four Times In West Oak Lane, Philadelphia Police Say
Analysts say rising crude prices, tightening gas supplies and increased demand continue to drive prices at the pump higher.MORE NEWS: Fall Full-Capacity Concerts, Xfinity Live! Preparing To Reopen Has Philadelphia's Stadium District Buzzing With Energy
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