Two winning tickets split a Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 jackpot worth $778,637 from the Wednesday, Dec. 9 drawing. Each ticket matched all five balls drawn, 09-14-27-37-43, to win $389,318.50 each, less withholding.
The following Lottery retailers will each receive a $500 bonus for selling the winning tickets that split the jackpot:
– 7-Eleven, 932 Street Road, Southampton
– GIANT Food Stores, 830 N. US Route 15, Dillsburg in York County
Winners can be identified only after prizes are claimed and tickets validated. Cash 5 prizes expire one year from the drawing date. Anyone holding a jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticket should contact the nearest Lottery office for further instructions or call 1-800-692-7481.
More than 36,900 other Cash 5 tickets also won prizes in the drawing. Players should check every ticket, every time, and claim lower-tier prizes at a Lottery retailer. Cash 5 is drawn each evening and tickets can be purchased up to seven draws (one week) in advance. Chances of winning the jackpot prize are 1 in 962,598; the overall chances of winning any prize are about 1 in 10.5.
Players must be 18 or older. Visit palottery.com for more information.