Gas prices remain unchanged in RI, Mass.

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island drivers are paying the same at the pump this week as they were in recent weeks.

AAA Northeast reports Monday that the cost of self-serve, regular gas still averages about $2.24 per gallon.

That average remains unchanged from the last two weeks but is still three cents above the national average of $2.21.

The average price for gas in Rhode Island was 10 cents lower a year ago.

AAA found self-serve, regular unleaded gas selling for as low as $2.04 to as high as $2.39 per gallon.

In Massachusetts, drivers are paying the same at the pump this week as they were last week.

AAA Northeast reports that the cost of self-serve, regular remains unchanged in the past week at an average of $2.14 per gallon.

That price is 7 cents per gallon lower than the national average but 8 cents higher than the in-state price a year ago.

AAA found self-serve, regular selling for as low as $2.05 to as high as $2.34 per gallon.