TRENTON –Since nobody matched all the numbers in Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing, the grand prize tonight is worth $151 million ($94.3 million if the winner chooses the lump sum cash option.)
One New Jersey Lottery player won the Mega Millions second prize of $250,000 in the Tuesday, March 8 drawing. The winning ticket was sold by a Pennsauken retailer on Route 38 in Camden County.
“Congratulations to MAT Petroleum Corporation #1 ,” said the New Jersey Lottery Executive Director Carole Hedinger. “ For selling this ticket, they will receive a bonus check for $500. They have become one of the Lottery’s most recent ‘lucky locations’ overnight.”
While there was no top-prize winner, 77,945 other New Jersey players took home $342,454 in prizes ranging from $2 to $10,000, according to Hedinger.
The winning numbers for the Tuesday, March 8 drawing were: 03, 17, 19, 41, and 55 and the Gold Mega Ball number was 24. The Megaplier number was 04 .
The 11 p.m. Friday, March 11, drawing will be televised on NJN-TV – the New Jersey Network.
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