BALCH SPRINGS, TEXAS - The Texas Lottery announced a $49 million jackpot winning ticket for the Mega Millions drawing held Tuesday was sold in Balch Springs.
The ticket matched all six of the numbers drawn. The cash value option, $32.3 million, was selected at the time of purchase, The Texas Lottery says.
The winning numbers were 36-39-42-45-48, Mega Ball 3.
The winning ticket was sold at a Quicktrip store on Lake June. The store is eligible for a $490,000 retailer bonus.
“We look forward to meeting Texas’ newest millionaire and we are excited to have another Mega Millions jackpot winner here in Texas,” said Gary Grief, executive director of the Texas Lottery.
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