New England Gets 2nd Mega Millions Jackpot Winner This Month
New England gets its second Mega Millions jackpot winner with a single ticket sold in Massachusetts for Tuesday night's drawing.
The winning numbers were: white balls 33, 41, 47, 50 and 62, plus the gold Mega Ball 20. The jackpot had an annuity value of $30 million ($16.3 million cash). The Massachusetts Lottery has not announced where the winning ticket was sold.
A single ticket was sold at Hometown Gas & Grill in Lebanon, Maine for the Mega Millions drawing of January 13 with an annuity value of $1.35 billion ($724.6 million cash). It was Maine's first Mega Millions or Powerball jackpot winner ever and the second highest jackpot ever won in the United States.
No one has come forward publicly as the winner yet. The ticket holder has a year to claim their prize.
Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot was the third won in the Bay State since 2002. It's also the first time first time any month has had more than two jackpot wins since Mega Millions changed its matrix at the end of October 2017.