Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in NY

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One lucky person is looking at a much brighter 2019!

The Mega Millions lottery announced Wednesday that a single ticket purchased in New York matched all the winning numbers drawn on New Year’s Day.

The winning numbers are 34 – 44 – 57 – 62 and 70. The Mega Ball was 14.

The estimated jackpot is $425 million or nearly $255 million in cash.  Officials say this was only the second time in the game’s history that someone has won the jackpot on the first day of the new year. 

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