Florida purchaser bought Mega Millions jackpot ticket

Source WLBT

There is one victor of the massive mega millions drawing from Friday night. It did indicate the winning numbers: 28, 30, 39, 59 and 70, along with a gold Mega Ball 10.

Powerball and Mega Millions lottery tickets are displayed on January 3, 2018 in San Anselmo, California.

The Mega Millions drawing was the first of two large jackpot drawings this weekend.

Now, the Powerball jackpot is king at $570 million for the Saturday night drawing.


The lucky ticket was bought in Florida, according to the Multi-State Lottery association.

Check your Mega Millions ticket, again!

If a MI player wins Saturday's $570 million jackpot, it would be the largest Powerball prize won in the state. Most winners opt for cash options, which would be $358.5 million for Powerball. A day earlier, no one had matched all six numbers in a Mega Millions drawing, lottery officials said.

Both games are played in 44 states plus Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Puerto Rico also participates in Powerball. However, to elect the one-time, lump-sum cash payment option for $281.2 million the claim must be filed within 60 days, according to lottery officials. According to a study by LendEDU, the average MA resident spends $735 annually on lottery tickets, while those in DE or NY are likely spending about $400 a year, or $33 per month.

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