MANSFIELD TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $148,496 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Wednesday, May 8 drawing.
The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket is Family Food Market, located 2015 Route 57, in Mansfield Township.
The winning numbers were: 01, 25, 26, 32 and 38 and the XTRA number was: 05.
Acting Executive Director James Carey said, “We are thrilled that the winning jackpot ticket was sold at Family Food Market. 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 279,777 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, 35 ticketholders won $657 each and 7 others won $3,285 each with the addition of XTRA. Moreover, for correctly matching three of the five numbers drawn, 1,357 ticketholders won $18 each and 267 others won $90 each with the addition of XTRA. Lastly 3,611 ticketholders each won $2 for correctly matching two of the five numbers drawn with the addition of XTRA on their purchase.