A winning $20 million New Jersey Lottery ticket was sold at a 7-Eleven in Ocean County this week.
The 7-Eleven is located at in 524 Lacey Rd. in Forked River. The 53rd draw involved one winning ticket that matched all six numbers for last night’s Pick-6 drawing.
The retailer will receive a bonus of $10,000 for selling the lucky ticket.
As of the time of this writing, the winner is unknown. The Pick-6 jackpot resets to $2 million for the next drawing which will be held on Thursday, June 19.
“I am looking forward to meeting the ticketholder whose life will drastically change by this financial windfall," Executive Director Carole Hedinger said.
"Financial worries have just been removed and now the winner can explore their life’s dreams. That’s what winning the lottery is all about – giving your dreams a chance.”
The winning numbers from the Monday, June 16 drawing were 03, 12, 18, 34, 35 and 42.
Hedinger reported that 22 players won $2,471 in cash prizes in the drawing for correctly picking five numbers. Another 992 players won cash prizes of $60 each for correctly matching four numbers and 19,202 players won $3.00 each for correctly matching three numbers.