• June 19, 2021

Single Ticketholder In Pennsylvania Wins Ninth Biggest Jackpot EVER

By Lucky Uwakina (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – Friday night’s $515 million Mega Millions jackpot has been won by a single ticket holder from Pennsylvania. 

The winning numbers were 6-9-17-18-48, with 8 as the gold Mega Ball 8. 

The person will get $348.6million in cash after tax has been deducted from the jackpot. 

It’s highest jackpot winnings in Pennsylvania since it became a Mega Millions participant in 2010 and the ninth largest jackpot awarded since the game began in 2002. 

The odds of winning are 1 in 303 million for Mega Millions, Today reported in January. 

This was the third Mega Millions jackpot won in 2021, following a $1.050billion prize collected by a group of players in Michigan on Jan. 22 and $96million prize won by a New York couple on February 16. 

It was one of 53 tickets that matched four numbers plus the Mega Ball to each win at least $10million across the state, Mega Millions said.  

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