RALEIGH – It is time to check your tickets to see if you are the biggest Cash 5 jackpot winner in the game's history!
The NC Education Lottery announced the winning numbers in Saturday’s drawing were 2-4-25-34-38.
The jackpot-winning ticket was purchased about an hour northwest of Charlotte in Hickory, at the Cubbard Express at the intersection of U.S. 321 NW and 2nd Avenue NW.
The previous record for the largest jackpot won by a single ticket was $1.14 million, set in March 2013. Until Saturday’s drawing, the biggest Cash 5 jackpot ever won was $1.35 million. It was split by three tickets in May 2011.
The winners has 180 days to claim their prize at the Raleigh headquarters.
Cash 5 jackpots start at $50,000 and grow larger until one or more tickets match all five numbers in the nightly drawing held at approximately 11:22 p.m. The odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 749,398.