It's possible that we won't ever know who the victor in SC is. The victor has 180 days to collect the jackpot. "We would offer them free milk and cookies, but I doubt they need it now".
Lottery officials say a ticket purchased in SC matches all six numbers in Tuesday night's drawing.
Another winning ticket worth $1 million was sold at a Publix at 601 Weldon Blvd.in Lake Mary. Spano tweeted out: "Congrats To The Lucky Winner!"
The winning numbers drawn Tuesday night were 5, 28, 62, 65, 70, and the Mega Ball was 5.
In other words, reducing the number of balls for the first five numbers increases the chances of winning a smaller prize. In all, 407,312 tickets won prizes in North Carolina, ranging from $2 to $1 million and totaling $4.1 million.
But all hope is not lost for those who didn't win. The lump sum cash payout is estimated at US$354.3 million.
"They just want to take a moment out of their day to consider how to dream big", Schlesinger said.
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Mega Millions is played in 44 states as well as Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Wawa, 2050 Sproul Road, Broomall, earns a $5,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.
Today's Powerball lottery prize stands at US$620 million, making it the fifth-largest jackpot in USA history, after no one got all six numbers in Saturday's drawing. If no one wins, the jackpot could roll over to a mind-boggling $2 billion.
Now for a bit of spoiler: No one in California won Tuesday's jackpot, lottery officials said shortly after the drawing. With more than $1.5 billion, an exceedingly generous victor could shower roughly $307 on each of the state's five million people.
In South Carolina, winners must claim their prize in person at the Columbia Claims Center.
Officials say the previous record Mega Millions jackpot was $656 million, which was shared by winners in Kansas, Illinois and Maryland.
On Tuesday morning, a few customers waited in line at a newsstand in the Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York City to purchase last-minute tickets.
The record jackpot began growing in July, starting at a comparatively paltry $40 million.