ST LOUIS (LALATE) – Mega Millions winning numbers for 9-17-13 last night went unclaimed. No one correctly picked all the Mega Millions winning numbers for last night September 17, 2013, officials tell news. As a result the massive draw will roll over once again to this Friday. Its next draw could make someone very rich. Lottery officials tell news that Friday’s draw is worth one hundred forty-five million dollars. It will also carry a cash option of ninety-eight million dollars before taxes.
Several players won a big pay check last night. But they didn’t get the jackpot numbers. Officials tell news that the Mega Millions winning numbers for last night September 17, 2013 were 6, 15, 27, 31, 39, Mega: 25, Megaplier: 2. And no one correctly selected them.
But twelve players are very happy this morning. Reps tell news that twelve players won the Match 5, correctly picking the five balls, for a prize valued around two hundred fifty thousand dollars. Reps indicate to news that the Match 5 winners heralded from Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Texas and Virginia. And two tickets were sold in Pennsylvania and New York as well.
Friday will not be a record payout, but will be one of the largest this summer and fall. The record still remains the March 30, 2012 draw. That carried a six hundred forty million payday with a four hundred sixty-two million dollar cash value. But we are approaching one of the biggest payouts in several months. The largest annuity payout was three hundred eight, officials tell news, which was from January of 2011.
What does it fell like to win Mega Millions? “Honey, we won the lotto!” Zippy Vonier exclaimed when he found out he won in December last year. He won $50 million. “My wife was brushing her teeth, and I told her to come in and sit down,” said Vonier in a news statement at the time. “She was just kind of shocked.” For live Mega Millions results this week click HERE. And will someone have the Powerball winning numbers tonight September 18, 2013? For those Powerball numbers click HERE.
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