One person in Current York will be ringing in 2019 with many of of money.
There was one substantial winner in Tuesday’s $425 million Mega 1000’s and 1000’s jackpot drawing, the eighth-top doubtless in jackpot in the game’s history.
The winning numbers were: 34-forty four-fifty seven-Sixty two-70 with a Mega Ball of 14.
The winning stamp for the jackpot was bought in Current York, nonetheless patrons in Ohio, South Carolina and Texas also walked away with substantial prizes.
The jackpot stamp was bought in Glen Head, on Lengthy Island, at Brookville Auto Carrier.
The jackpot winner, who managed to match all 5 numbers and the Mega Ball, was nonetheless unknown as of early Wednesday morning. Seven tickets matched the 5 white balls to take the game’s second-top doubtless prize. A single stamp in Pennsylvania was price $four million for matching the 5 white balls and taking part within the Megaplier option, whereas the a good deal of six were each price $1 million.
“An unforgettable Current twelve months’s celebration is on faucet for a lucky Mega 1000’s and 1000’s stamp holder in Current York, because the jackpot was won on the first day of the unique year,” lottery officers talked about in a commentary. “A single stamp matched all six numbers drawn Tuesday evening to take the estimated $425 million jackpot ($254.6 million money). At that ticket, it is the eighth top doubtless jackpot within the history of the game.”
The $425 million jackpot is price about $254 million if the winner chooses the money option, lottery officers talked about.
The next drawing on Friday resets to its starting ticket of $Forty million, or about $24 million in money.