Another Big Ocean County Lottery Win – Almost $500,000
The lucky lottery streak for Ocean County continues with a second jackpot in just a few days, but this one is almost 10x more.
On Tuesday we told you about the Toms River Powerball ticket that scored a $50,000 payday for one lucky player.
Today, we're hearing from the New Jersey Lottery about a huge prize for one Jersey Cash 5 player - a jackpot to the tune of $472,883.
The lucky Jersey Cash 5 ticket was bought at the 7-Eleven on Route 9 in Pine Beach for last night's drawing (Wednesday, December 18th) and matched all five of the numbers that were drawn.
The winning numbers were:
01, 05, 08, 38 and 42
The XTRA Number was 04.
In addition to the big jackpot winner, the NJ Lottery says that there were hundreds of cash winners for last night's drawing, including another dozen who matched 4 of the 5 numbers and won $2,092, so check those tickets!