Winning $1 Million Lottery Ticket Sold in Atlantic City
If you recently purchased a Mega Millions lottery ticket in Atlantic City you might now be a millionaire.
The New Jersey Lottery has announced that a winning Mega Millions lottery ticket for the drawing on Friday, November 27th, was purchased at the 99 Cents Store near the corner of Atlantic and Tennessee Avenues in Atlantic City. That winning ticket matched all 5 white lottery balls and its holder is now $1 million richer (at least before taxes)!
Carole Hedinger, executive director of the New Jersey Lottery said in a press release, "Congratulations to the lottery winners and to the retailers that sold all of those winning tickets." Almost 55,000 people in New Jersey won something from Mega Millions last Friday with prizes ranging from $1 all the way up to $1 million.
Check your tickets - here are the winning numbers: 16, 20, 39, 56, and 59; the Gold Mega Ball was 12.