One Somerset County Ticket Wins $1,000,000
Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls to $310,000,000
TRENTON (Dec. 16, 2020) – There was one second-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Tuesday, December 15, drawing that matched five of the five white balls drawn winning the $1,000,000 prize. The ticket was purchased at Kings Super Market, 64 Mountain Blvd., Warren in Somerset County.
In addition to the second prize won, 43 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Four of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prizes to $1,000. Moreover, 38,264 other New Jersey players took home $162,550 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, December 15, drawing were: 01, 10, 18, 20, and 46. The Gold Mega Ball was 15, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.
The next drawing will be held Friday, December 18, 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.