Second Place Mega Millions Ticket Worth $1 Million Sold in Finger Lakes
There may not have been a Mega Millions winner but someone in New York won the second prize of a million dollars. If you played, you may want to check your ticket.
The New York Lottery announced one second-prize ticket for the September 7 Mega Millions drawing. It was sold in the Finger Lakes region and the ticket is worth a guaranteed $1,000,000.
The second-place winning ticket was purchased at the Byrne Dairy located at 216 Liberty Street in Penn Yan, New York.
The winning Mega Millions numbers for Tuesday, September 7 were:
15-17-25-32-53 and the Mega Ball was 12.
The Mega Millions jackpot is now up to $368 million for the drawing on Friday, September 10.
Syracuse Take 5 Winner
There's also a lucky lottery winner in Syracuse. Someone bought a winning Take 5 ticket for the Tuesday, September 7 midday drawing.
The winning Take 5 numbers were:
The ticket was purchased at the Singh Petroleum located at 4989 Bear Road in Syracuse and is worth $24,022.
The New York Lottery contributed $3.59 billion in 2020 and 2021 to support education in New York State.
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