OAK RIDGE, NJ – A $10,000 Mega Millions winning ticket was sold in Friday’s $259,000,000 lottery in Oak Ridge, New Jersey.
There were no grand prize winners in the lottery, but the $10,000 ticket was sold at Deli Works on Berkshire Valley Road. The winner matched four of the white balls and the gold Mega Ball.
“In addition to the third-tier prize won, 22 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500,” the New Jersey Lottery Commission said today. “Two of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier, multiplying the prizes to $2,000. Moreover, 37,241 other New Jersey players took home $185,754 in prizes ranging from $2 to $800.
The jackpot rolls to $259 million for the next drawing to be held on Tuesday, November 22, at 11:00 pm. All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing.