ATLANTA – (Georgia Lottery) A winning jackpot ticket was sold in southwest Atlanta! Chevron Food Mart, 5851 Buffington Road, sold Tuesday night’s winning Mega Millions jackpot ticket worth $71 million. Winning numbers from the drawing were: 10-22-24-36-49 and the Mega Ball was 33. In October, another metro Atlanta resident claimed a Powerball jackpot prize. Kathy Scruggs won $25 million in the Sept. 14 Powerball drawing after trying to purchase a Mega Millions ticket. Winners in Georgia have 180 days from the draw date to claim their prize.
SAN FRANCISCO - MARCH 06: A man holds a bundle of Mega Millions lottery tickets that he just purchased March 6, 2007 in San Francisco, California. The lottery jackpot was up to $370 million for tonight's drawing, which will take place in New York's Times Square instead of the usual drawing location in Atlanta. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)File photo of lottery tickets. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)