Cash 5 Jackpot of $225,000 Won in Luzerne County
MIDDLETOWN, Pa.– One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $225,000 from the Tuesday, May 31, drawing was sold at Nelly Travel Plaza, 3765 Nuangola Road, Nuangola, Luzerne County.
The ticket correctly matched all five balls drawn, 05-06-32-39-42, to win $225,000, less applicable tax withholding. The retailer will receive a $500 bonus for selling this winning ticket.
Prizes must be claimed and tickets validated before winners can be identified. Cash 5 winners have one year from the drawing date to claim prizes.
The holder of any jackpot-winning ticket should immediately sign the back of the ticket, call the Lottery at 717-702-8146 and file a claim at any of Lottery’s seven area offices or at Lottery headquarters in Middletown, Dauphin County.
Claims may be filed Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at area offices and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at headquarters.
More than 22,800 other Cash 5 tickets won prizes of various amounts in the drawing, creating “Winners, winners – everywhere!” Players should check every ticket, every time, and immediately sign winning tickets. Lower-tier winners may be claimed at a Lottery retailer.
In the 2014-15 fiscal year, in addition to awarding more than $87.1 million in prizes to Luzerne County winners, the Pennsylvania Lottery contributed more than $41.3 million to programs serving the county’s older residents.