One Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Wins $344,993 Jackpot in Essex County
TRENTON (Nov. 25, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $344,993 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Sunday, Nov. 24, drawing. The winning numbers were: 06, 19, 25, 40 and 43 and the XTRA number was: 03. The retailer will receive a bonus check for $2,000 for the winning ticket sold. That ticket was sold at Home Wines and Liquor, 465 Orange St., Newark in Essex County.
Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 353,276 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, 59 ticketholders won $520 each and eight others won $1,560 each with the addition of XTRA. Moreover, for correctly matching three of the five numbers drawn, 1,920 ticketholders won $16 each and 361 others won $48 each with the addition of XTRA. Lastly 4,986 ticketholders each won $2 for correctly matching two of the five numbers drawn with the addition of XTRA on their purchase.