If you have family in South Carolina, you might want to check on them.
After last night’s record $1.6 billion jackpot for the Mega Millions, there’s only one ticket that has all six numbers and it was sold in South Carolina.
The winner numbers: 5, 28, 62, 65, 70 and Mega Ball 5.
There are a few people in Texas who also took home some big money as a $3 million ticket was sold in San Antonio. In recent weeks, a Houstonian who purchased a ticket at the Valero on Bellaire Boulevard won $1 million and a $2 million ticket was sold in Bayton. The Mega Millions has now reset back to $40 million for Friday night’s drawing.
Had no one won on Tuesday night, the jackpot would have risen to $2 billion with a cash option of get this, $1.142 billion dollars. Still got lotto fever? The Powerball drawing tonight is for $620 million.