One of five second-prize winners in Friday's blockbuster $520 million lottery, the lucky customer bought the ticket at Masso's Deli & Pizzeria in the small Camden County town of Gibbsboro, lottery officials said.
In doing so, he approximately joined others from Massachusetts, California and Georgia, also as a winner from ny whose ticket is worth $2 million because of the 2x Megaplier.
Players had a 1 in 12,607,306 shot to win the second prize by matching five white ball numbers.
The odds of a ticket hitting the jackpot by matching five and therefore the Mega Ball? 302,575,350 to 1.
With no jackpot winner, the highest prize for this coming Tuesday's drawing are going to be roughly $600 million, only the fourth time that MegaMillions has gone that prime (the cash option is $442.4 million).
Friday’s winning numbers : 3, 6, 16, 18 and 58. The Mega Ball: 11 with the 2x Megaplier.
We may never know the New Jersey winner's identity under a state law that permits anonymity.