One Union County Ticket Wins $10,000
Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls to $231,000,000
TRENTON (May 6, 2020) – There was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Tuesday, May 5, drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. That ticket was purchased at 7-Eleven #35033, 10 Westfield Ave., Clark in Union County.
In addition to the second and third-tier prizes won, 36 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Two of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prizes to $1,000. Moreover, 28,569 other New Jersey players took home $124,384 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, May 5, drawing were: 07, 13, 17, 21, and 45. The Gold Mega Ball was 14, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.
The next drawing will be held Friday, May 8, at 11:00 pm. All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing. Mega Millions tickets cost just two dollars; by adding the Megaplier option for an extra dollar per play, players can increase their non-jackpot winnings up to five times. Mega Millions tickets are sold in 46 participating jurisdictions. Drawings are held on Tuesdays and Fridays.