$1 Million Mega Millions Prize Unclaimed in Georgia
16th November 2017 11:45 AM
Georgia lottery officials have confirmed that a player holding a Mega Millions ticket worth $1 million has yet to come forward and claim the second-tier prize. Players have been urged to check their tickets to see if they have matched the winning numbers for the drawing on Tuesday November 14th.
What were the winning numbers?
The winning Mega Millions numbers for November 14th were 1, 14, 21, 22, 28 and the Mega Ball was 19. For players that chose the supplementary Megaplier, the number was 3. Although there was no jackpot winner in the drawing, there were a total of 344,854 winners in the other prize tiers. You can take a look at the amount of winners and payouts for the drawing on the Mega Millions Numbers page.
In addition to the Georgia winner, there was also another Match 5 winner in Illinois. The store where the ticket was purchased was the Cragin Fresh Market, located on at 5958 West Addison Street. The player is also yet to come forward.
The $1 million ticket in Georgia was sold at the Texaco Food Mart, which is located at 1410 Klondike Road in Conyers. If you recently purchased a ticket at this store, make sure to visit your local claim center as soon as possible.
Both Match 5 players from Georgia and Illinois have been advised to store their ticket in a safe place and to sign the ticket until they visit a claim center. You can find detailed information on Where to Claim a Mega Millions Prize for prizes ranging from under $599 up to the jackpot on the dedicated page.
How long do the winning ticket holders have to claim their prize?
The winning ticket holder from Georgia must claim their prize within 180 days from the date of the drawing and the winning ticket holder in Illinois has one year to claim the $1 million prize. The length of time to claim prizes in each state varies. You can check how long you have to claim any Mega Millions payouts that you are due here [http://www.mega-millions.com/where-to-claim].
What is Friday’s jackpot?
The jackpot has rolled over a total of nine times with no jackpot winner and Friday’s estimated jackpot is $95 million. The jackpot was last won on Friday October 13th by Michigan couple, Kevin and Stephanie Blake, and a father and son from Rhode Island. Will there be a jackpot winner on Friday? Tell us what you think by sending a tweet to @MegaMillionsUS. You can also like the Mega-Millions.com Facebook profile to receive the latest news and winner updates. You can buy tickets for the drawing at your local authorized retailer or fans of the game can also choose their numbers online. Good luck!
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