One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $159,861 Jackpot in Hudson County
TRENTON (Aug. 9, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $159,861 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Thursday, August 8th drawing. The winning numbers were: 11, 16, 24, 26 and 42 and the XTRA number was: 02. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket was Krauszer’s Food Store #396, 40-A Meadowland Parkway, Secaucus in Hudson County.
Acting Executive Director James Carey said, “We are thrilled that the winning jackpot ticket was sold at Krauszer’s Food Store #396. 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 301,919 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, 49 ticketholders won $480 each and 13 others won $960 each with the addition of XTRA. Moreover, for correctly matching three of the five numbers drawn, 1,802 ticketholders won $15 each and 341 others won $30 each with the addition of XTRA. Lastly 4,267 ticketholders each won $2 for correctly matching two of the five numbers drawn with the addition of XTRA on their purchase.
View all New Jersey Lottery game winning numbers and drawings for the Pick-3, Pick-4, Jersey Cash 5, Pick-6, CASH4LIFE and 5 Card Cash games on the Lottery website (www.NJLottery.com) or on the official Lottery Facebook Page. Evening draws, with the exception of CASH4LIFE and 5 Card Cash, can be seen on WPIX-TV (PIX11) in New York and WPHL-TV (PHL17) in Philadelphia. Powerball and Mega Millions drawings can be seen on WABC-TV or WTXF stations.