Powerball Soars to $1.7 Billion: Five New Jersey Players Clinch $50,000 Prize

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Powerball Jackpot Reaches $1.7 Billion; Five New Jersey Players Win $50,000

TRENTON, Oct. 10, 2023 – The Powerball jackpot has surged to $1.7 billion, marking it as the second-largest in the game’s history. On Monday, October 9, five ticket holders from New Jersey secured the third-tier prize of $50,000 by matching four out of the five white balls and the Powerball. The winning numbers for the draw were 16, 34, 46, 55, and 67, with 14 as the Power Ball number. The Power Play multiplier was set at 3X. Additionally, the Double Play drawing numbers were 01, 20, 33, 49, and 59, with 10 being the Double Play Ball number.

The New Jersey Lottery emphasizes responsible gaming and collaborates with the Council on Compulsive Gambling of NJ. They also promote the Council’s helpline, 1-800-GAMBLER, across all their promotional materials. Players are advised to sign and photograph their tickets for security before verification. Those who win significant amounts are encouraged to seek financial and legal advice.