2 winners in Youngstown to split lottery jackpot

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Two lucky Rolling Cash 5 winners in Youngstown will share in a $789,000 jackpot.

The two residents will split $394,500 after having one of the two winning tickets sold in the July 18 drawing.

After a mandatory federal and state tax deduction, the actual proceeds from the winning tickets will be $280,095. Each winner will receive about $140,000.

The store where the ticket was sold will also receive a $500 agent bonus.

The Rolling Cash 5 game accounts for only about 2.3 percent of all lottery sales. Instant lotteries account for the largest amount of sales at 52.9 percent followed by Pick Three at 12.8 percent.




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