Tom's Tobacco Shop sells 2 big winning lottery tickets in same day

Bethlehem store sells 2 tickets worth $500K

Published: May 15 2013 11:07:35 AM EDT   Updated On: May 15 2013 11:22:15 AM EDT
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Lightning has struck twice in a day for one store in Northampton County.

The holders of two winning Cash 5 tickets will split a $500,000 jackpot, lottery officials said.

Both tickets were sold for Tuesday's drawing at Tom's Tobacco Shop at 1880 Stefko Blvd. in Bethlehem.

Each ticket matched all five balls -- 10-19-23-27-43 -- to win $250,000.

The retailer will receive a $1,000 bonus for selling the winning tickets.

Wednesday's Powerball jackpot has grown to $360 million.