UNION COUNTY, NJ – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $346,430 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Monday, July 29 drawing.
The winning numbers were: 04, 11, 14, 16 and 26 and the XTRA number was: 03. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket was EZ Chek Food Store, 1015 N. Wood Ave., Linden in Union County.
Acting Executive Director James Carey said, “We are thrilled that the winning jackpot ticket was sold at EZ Chek Food Store. The retailer will receive a bonus check for $2,000 for selling the winning ticket.
Overnight, they have become one more ‘lucky location’ for the very fortunate lottery winner.” Carey announced that there were 414,721 tickets purchased for the drawing. By adding XTRA, for an additional $1.00 per play, winners are able to multiply their non-jackpot prizes by the XTRA number
drawn. For correctly matching four of the five numbers drawn, 71 ticket holders won $499 each and 11 others won $1,497 each with the addition of XTRA. Moreover, for correctly matching three of the five numbers drawn, 3,178 ticket holders won $12 each and 592 others won $36 each with the addition of XTRA. Lastly 6,069 ticket holders each won $2 for correctly matching two of the five numbers drawn with the addition of XTRA on their purchase.
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