Maryland's gas prices continue rising and setting records for a cost per gallon, as the average price at the pump hit $4.47 for a gallon of regular gas, according to AAA. The new statewide average jumped six cents from a week ago, setting another record high.

In Maryland, AAA reported the average price for regular gasoline Monday was $4.471, the highest-ever recorded average. That average is up from $4.45 on Sunday, $4.40 a week ago, $3.68 a month ago, and $3.06 a year ago.

Diesel set a record Sunday for the average price per gallon of $5.94.

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