ST LOUIS (LALATE) – Mega Millions winning numbers 10/17/14 results tonight have just been released to news. Is there a Mega Millions winner tonight and what was the winner number? Mega Millions has surged to one of its highest levels in recent weeks. And while we won’t know if there is a winner until just after midnight tonight, we do now know the winning numbers for October 17, 2014. They are 21, 31, 43, 56, 60, Mega: 12, Megaplier: 4
Mega Millions winning numbers tonight could make someone very rich. But officials before announcing results tonight reminded consumers that other people are becoming millionaires for the game this month while not winning the jackpot. Among them are Dariusz Bugnacki, of Brooklyn. He won “a $1,000,000 second prize from the September 2 Mega Millions drawing on September 4″, officials tell news this week. He a 50-year-old retired carpenter.
So how did Dariusz learn he had won? Officials tell news that “On September 2, Bugnacki said he went to his 7-Eleven at 883-885 Manhattan Ave. in Brooklyn to buy a Quick Pick ticket for that evening’s Mega Millions drawing.” They added “The next morning, he checked his numbers on the Lottery’s website. ‘I started matching up the numbers and I felt light headed. I had to leave my computer and then come back to it. I had a hard time perceiving that it was real,’” he told news this week.
And what he is going to do with the money? Some winners buy cars. Others buy homes and luxury goods. But Dairiusz is buying an education, for his daughter. “Bugnacki received his prize in one lump sum payment totaling $623,040 after required withholdings. He said his plans for the money include investing and saving for his daughter’s education.” For all other winning numbers this week click HERE.