Gas prices continue to rise

Posted at 7:40 AM, Mar 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-21 07:40:52-04

The price at the pump is going up.

According to AAA, the national average price for a gallon of unleaded gasoline jumped four cents from last week to $1.98. Although prices have increased, they remain lower than the average a year ago, which was $2.42 a gallon.

The average price in New York state has hit $2.04, which is up three cents from last week.

AAA says the average price per gallon in Buffalo is currently $1.99.