There were three winning tickets sold for one of the largest lottery jackpots ever! The Mega Millions nationwide lottery was an estimated $640 million, more than half a billion dollars!
The ever-increasing jackpot created frenzied scenes of lottery ticket fever throughout the nation yesterday, as millions of people decided to buck the astronomical odds of winning and purchase a ticket. The lottery bureau announced this morning that 3 tickets with the winning number were purchased outside of Baltimore, Maryland, Illinois and Kansas. At this time, all winning ticket holders are still anonymous.
The winning numbers are: 2-4-23-38-46, with the Mega Ball of 23. So, check your numbers this morning to see whether or not you will be sharing a half-billion dollar prize!