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$3.1 million lottery ticket sold in Chula Vista

$3.1 million lottery ticket sold in Chula Vista
Posted at 8:07 AM, May 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-20 13:36:42-04

CHULA VISTA, Calif. (KGTV) - Check your pockets!

A Mega Millions lottery ticket matching five numbers from Friday night's drawing, but missing the Mega number, was sold in Chula Vista, according to state lottery officials.

The winning ticket, worth $3,116,434, was sold at Southbay Liquor, located at 1355 Broadway. The store will receive about $15,582, or one-half of one percent of the prize.

Friday's winning numbers were 1, 4, 5, 24, 30 and the Mega number was 1. The estimated jackpot was worth $43 million, with an estimated cash value of $26.1 million.

Four other tickets, one in Massachusetts, two in New Jersey, and one in Virginia, were also sold matching five numbers. A total of 131,050 winning tickets were sold.

The overall odds of winning any prize in a Mega Millions drawing is about 1 in 15, while the odds of winning the jackpot is about 1 in 259 million, according to California Lottery.