(SEYMOUR) - Everybody who purchased a Mega Millions ticket in Seymour recently should check their tickets carefully.
Tuesday was lucky for someone in the area.
One ticket purchased at Casey's at 400 N O'Brien Street in Seymour is worth $40,000. That ticket matched the first four numbers, and the Megaball®. The holder of the ticket added the Megaplier for an extra dollar which increased the prize from $10,000 to $40,000.
The lucky winning numbers were: 2-20-28-36-45 MB:37. The Megaplier was: 4. Mega Millions players may elect to multiply their non-jackpot winnings up to four times by adding the Megaplier for an extra dollar per play.
The holder of the ticket is encouraged to sign the back of the ticket and contact Hoosier Lottery Customer Service at 1-800-955-6886. Players have 180 days to claim prizes on Hoosier Lottery draw games.
Friday's jackpot is an estimated $113 million.
The Hoosier Lottery is committed to providing innovative and entertaining lottery games for the benefit of the citizens of Indiana. In fiscal year 2010, the Hoosier Lottery generated $190 million in net income which was used to significantly reduce the motor vehicle excise tax for all Hoosier drivers and also supported the pension funds for retired Indiana teachers, police and firefighters. Player prizes for the fiscal year totaled $456 million and $51 million was earned by Indiana retailers on the sale of Hoosier Lottery products.
Since its inception in 1989, the Hoosier Lottery has produced nearly $4 billion in net income for the citizens of Indiana, nearly $1 billion in commissions and bonuses for participating Indiana retailers, and has paid out more than $8.3 billion in player prizes.
The Hoosier Lottery reminds all players to please play responsibly.
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