Someone in the South Bay is a whole lot richer.
A $522 million winning Mega Millions ticket was sold in San Jose on Tuesday night, according to lottery officials.
The ticket was sold at Ernie’s Liquors on South White Road.
The name of the winner has not yet been released.
The numbers are:
19, 2, 4, 1, 29, Megaball 20
Lottery officials are still checking results from other states.
Mega Millions is a multi-state lottery game and one of two big jackpot games in the United States. Its website says the San Jose ticket is the sole winning ticket. The jackpot was up to a whopping $522 million.
The biggest-ever Mega Millions jackpot — $656 million — was won in March 2012. It was shared by winners in Illinois, Kansas and Maryland.
Owners of San Jose’s #ErniesLiquors Get $1 million check for selling winning ticket in #MegaMillions jackpot, upgraded now to $543 million. pic.twitter.com/GP1yqgExAz— @Rob Fladeboe kron4 (@KRON4RFladeboe) July 25, 2018
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