Winning Mega Millions ticket sold at store in Houston
Wed, 17 Jul 2013 20:44:07 GMT —
Texas Lottery Commission officials have confirmed that the winning Mega Millions ticket was sold at a convenience store in Houston.
The winning numbers drawn for the Tuesday night jackpot were 10-14-21-40-53 with the Mega Ball 20.
The Texas Lottery Commission confirmed the winning ticket was sold at the Rossyln Food Mart at 9245 N. Houston Rosslyn Road in Houston.
Although the jackpot was worth $20 million dollars, the person who purchased it chose the cash value option.
The winner, who did not chose a quick pick, will receive a one-time payment of $13,221,990.
The lucky winner has not come forward but has 180 days to bring the ticket to the Texas Lottery Headquarters in Austin.
Texas Lottery Commission officials report that the Lone Star State has only had eight other Mega Millions jackpot prize winners.
Friday night TMs Mega Millions drawing will have a $12 million dollar jackpot and a cash value option of $8.3 million dollars.