Mega Millions Jackpot Soars to More Than $400 Million
While Lottery Searches for Newest Millionaire
Oklahoma City (July 18, 2018)—The Mega Millions jackpot for Friday night’s drawing has reached $422 million! The estimated cash value of the jackpot is $254.8 million. This is the sixth largest jackpot in the Mega Millions game history.
Players have until 8:59 p.m. Friday to purchase tickets for the drawing. Mega Millions drawings are held on Tuesdays and Fridays around 9:59 p.m.
The Lottery encourages everyone to please play responsibly.
Oklahoma’s Newest Millionaire
The Lottery is seeking the winner of a $1 million prize from Tuesday night’s Mega Millions drawing. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, July 17 drawing are 40-41-61-66-67 and the Mega Ball number was 12. The winner successfully matched all five white balls to win the $1 million prize. The winning ticket was sold at Chisholm Corner located at 1102 N Broadway St. in Marlow. The winner has 180 days from the draw date to claim the prize.
Since its inception, the Oklahoma Lottery has had 60 winners of $1 million or more, including four Powerball jackpot winners and six Hot Lotto jackpot winners.
About the Oklahoma Lottery
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. Since the Lottery’s inception, more than $868 million has been contributed to education.