Gas prices fall 7 cents per gallon to $3.61 in RI

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Gas prices are down 7 cents per gallon in Rhode Island to $3.61 for regular.

AAA Southern New England says its weekly survey released Monday shows prices in Rhode island are still 9 cents higher than the national average of $3.52 per gallon.

Prices have fallen 36 cents per gallon in Rhode Island since last year at this time, a drop of 9 percent.