Mar 21, 2014 08:58 AM EDT | Brick Dozer
The Mega Millions $400 million jackpot was claimed this past Tuesday, Check the new preview below for this Friday’s totals, as well as an update on the big winners.
The new Mega Millions totals has dropped to a measly, $15 million with an even sadder estimated cash value of $8 mill.
The Mega Millions lottery official website is also reporting on the new winners of Tuesday $400 million game, writing:
“Maryland is once again the home of a Mega Millions jackpot after selling one of the winning tickets for last night’s drawing. The winning ticket, which was sold at Lady’s Liquors located at 6474 Crain Highway in La Plata, matched all six numbers including the Mega Ball. The $414 million jackpot has a cash option of $230.9 million. Since there were two winning tickets sold nationwide, after taxes the Maryland winner will take home approximately $76.4 million if choosing the cash option. For selling the winning ticket, Maryland will receive more than $10.1 million in tax revenue. The winning numbers were 11, 19, 24, 33, 51, and Mega Ball 07.
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In addition to the big winner, there was a $1 million second-tier winning ticket sold at Waterbury Liquors located at 1021 Generals Highway in Crownsville. That winner matched the first five winning numbers, missing only the Mega Ball.
This is the first Mega Millions jackpot win in Maryland this year, following two Maryland jackpot wins in 2013 when an Anne Arundel County man won $189 million in October and a Mt. Airy couple won $26 million in February. So far this year there have been four $1 million Mega Millions second-tier tickets sold in Maryland.”
Do not forget to play reposbily. Do not forget to check back in with us Friday night for the results of the game. Also check in with us this Saturday for all the latest in the Powerball game as well.
Until then, keep hoping and stop working-Brick Dozer
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