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$250,000 Mega Millions® Ticket Sold in Anderson
1/18/2012 9:34:53 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (January 18, 2012) – Someone is holding a Mega Millions® ticket worth $250,000. The ticket was purchased from KMO #109 at 1501 Pearman Dairy Road in Anderson.

The ticket sold in Anderson matched all five white ball numbers drawn last night. Had the ticket holder purchased Megaplier® for an extra $1, the $250,000 Match 5 prize would have been an automatic $1 MILLION.

Mega Millions® – Tuesday, January 17
3, 15, 31, 36, and 53 Megaball®: 27 Megaplier®: 2

Check your tickets. More than 6,100 players in South Carolina hold tickets for prizes from $2 up to $250,000. Of these, more than 2,000 players purchased Megaplier® to see their winning amounts multiplied by “2.” Players have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com.

The estimated Mega Millions® jackpot for Friday, January 20, is $60 million.

Proceeds from every dollar spent by players on the South Carolina Education Lottery are returned to the state in the form of funding for education, prizes, retailer commissions, and payment to contractors for goods and services.

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