Powerball Ticket Worth $50K Sold in Hudson County
There was one New Jersey Lottery ticket sold that matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball drawn for the Saturday, March 18 drawing winning the $50,000 third-tier prize.
If that ticket had been purchased with the Power Play Multiplier option, it would have been worth $150,000.
The winning ticket from Saturday night’s drawing was sold at A Star News Stand, 1000 Summit Ave., Union City in Hudson County.
The winning numbers for the Saturday, March 18 drawing were: 1 3 , 2 5 , 4 4 , 5 4 and 67. The Red Power Ball number was 05. The Multiplier number was 03. The Powerball jackpot rolls to $155,000,000 for the next drawing to be held Wednesday, March 22 at 10:59 pm.
In addition to the third-tier prizewinning ticket sold, there were 30,788 New Jersey players who took home an estimated $169,184 in prizes ranging from $4 to $300, according to Lottery Executive Director Carole Hedinger.
“Congratulations to all of the lottery players who purchased winning tickets and to the retailers that sold them,” said Hedinger. “I’d like to remind players to purchase their Powerball tickets with a winning attitude and add Power Play to the ticket purchase. Power Play doubles the second prize from one million dollars to two million dollars and multiplies all of the seven lower prize sets available in the game by the number drawn that evening. The jackpot prize is not multiplied.”