BEACHWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A $20 million New Jersey Pick-6 jackpot will be split between 20 relatives in an Ocean County family.
The Endreson family packed the Beachwood Community Center Thursday afternoon.
A lottery spokeswoman says the family has 17 brothers and sisters who range in age from 53 to 76. The prize will also be shared with three children of a brother who died a few years ago.
The family has decided to take a lump sum payment of $14 million, which is worth about $10 million after taxes.
Sixty-nine-year-old John Endreson says he lost his home during Superstorm Sandy and used up his savings to rebuild it.