ELIZABETH, NJ — One lucky ticket purchased in Elizabeth matched all five numbers drawn winning the $76,055 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Friday, July 20 drawing.
That one winning ticket was purchased from Speedway #3495, located at 623 Spring St., in Elizabeth. The winning numbers were: 09, 16, 23, 36 and 43 and the XTRA number was: 03.
Acting Executive Director James Carey said, “We are thrilled that the winning jackpot ticket was sold at Speedway #3495. 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 also noted that there were 260,687 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.
Moreover, for correctly matching three of the five numbers drawn, 1,437 ticket holders won $17 each and 241 others won $51 each with the addition of XTRA. Lastly, 3,226 ticket holders each won $2 for correctly matching two of the five numbers drawn with the addition of XTRA on their purchase.
So far the winner of the $76,055 Jersey Cash 5 Jackpot from Friday has not been announced.