LINDEN, NJ - Did you by chance play the Jersey Cash 5 in Linden on Monday? Well you could be the holder of a winning ticket worth over $245,000.

The New Jersey Lottery commission announced on Tuesday that two lucky tickets matched the winning Jersey Cash 5 numbers drawn and one of the lucky tickets was purchased at the EZ Chek Food Store located at 1015 North Wood Avenue.

Each winner will split the $491,306 jackpot with each ticket being worth $245,653. The winning numbers were: 04, 11, 13, 22, and 25 and the XTRA number was: 05.

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The other ticket was sold in Mercer County at the Foley's Family Market in Hamilton. Each retailer will receive a bonus check for $2,000 for each winning ticket sold.

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