The Pennsylvania Lottery is back with another huge for one of the major games it is known for the backing. The lottery is very glad to share the details of the recent win that has been made by a player from Franklin County. It has also congratulated the player for being one of the luckiest for winning such a huge prize.
The PA Lottery has revealed that the ticket was for the Mega Millions game and was sold in Franklin County. The lottery has confirmed that the ticket sold was for the draw held on January 22, 2021.
The lucky numbers drawn for the particular were 04-26-42-50-60 and the yellow Mega Ball drawn was 24. The ticket was lucky enough to match all five of lucky numbers but did not manage to match the yellow Mega Ball.
Therefore, the ticket ended up winning the $1 million prize from Friday’s draw.
The PA Lottery has also revealed the name and the location of the store where the lucky ticket was purchased from. The ticket was sold at the Sunoco store that is located on 1070 Wayne Avenue, Chambersburg. The store will also be receiving a bonus incentive for selling the million-dollar prize-winning ticket. The owner of the store will be receiving a $5,000 bonus incentive for selling the lucky ticket.
The PA Lottery has revealed that the above ticket is one of several prizes they have given out for the particular draw. There were more than 357,400 other players who were lucky enough to win a prize from Friday’s draw.
The PA Lottery confirms that it cannot verify and validate a winner until the draw has taken place and the drawing numbers have been confirmed. Once the draw has taken place, the winners have one year time period to claim the prize.
If the winners do not claim their prizes, then the unclaimed prize money is then sent over to the charitable causes.
Therefore, the PA Lottery urges all the players to check their tickets on a regular basis. Who knows, they may turn out to be the winner of the big prizes offered by the PA Lottery. The PA Lottery has also revealed that Mega Millions’ jackpot prize-winning ticket has also been purchased.
However, the ticket has been purchased in the state of Michigan. The lottery officials have congratulated the million-dollar prize winner as well as the billion-dollar jackpot prize winner in advance.
The PA Lottery tends to reveal the details of the high valued prize-winning tickets as a goodwill gesture. There are many prizes that end up being unclaimed only because players do not check their tickets on regular basis.
This is the reason why the PA Lottery urges the players to check their tickets on regular basis to encourage the players to turn up and claim their wins.