Three lottery tickets purchased in New Jersey worth nearly $1 million will soon expire.
Two Mega Millions tickets are each worth $250,000.
The first was purchased on Dec. 23 at Orange Liquors in Orange. The winning numbers are 3, 5, 8, 18 and 29; Mega Ball 14; and Megaplier 4.
The other was purchased on Dec. 27 at Street Corner News in Eatontown with winning numbers 23, 32, 33, 39 and 43; Mega Ball 8; and Megaplier 3.
A $200,000 Powerball ticket was bought on Christmas Eve at Milleries Food Market in Mount Holly. The numbers were 14, 16, 30, 51 and 52; Red Ball 19; and Powerplay Multiplier 2.
Lottery spokeswoman Judith Drucker tells the Asbury Park Press unclaimed prizes may be used for future prizes or state contributions.