2 winning tickets sold in Mega Millions

EDISON - Two people are waking up to find themselves millions of dollars richer.

Mega Millions says the holders of one ticket sold in Idaho and another in Washington state will be sharing the lottery game's $355 million jackpot.

Three tickets matching five of the six winning numbers were sold in New Jersey, according to Mega Millions. Those ticket holders win a $250,000 prize.

Officials say the prize is the fourth largest in U.S. history and the second-largest in Mega Millions history.

The jackpot's cash option works out to about $224 million. Besides the jackpot, prizes range from $2 to $250,000.

The large sum drew huge interest across the country as thousands of people lined up to buy tickets in the Garden State and across the other 40 states where tickets are sold.

The winning numbers were 4, 8, 15, 25 and 47, with 42 being the Mega Ball number.

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