2nd Mega Millions Ticket Sold In Post Falls - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

$380 Million Jackpot: Winners In Idaho & Washington!

UPDATE: We now know who one of the luckiest people of all time is! The Ephrata family who purchased the winning Mega Millions ticket will be talking about it at a press conference Thursday at 2:00 pm in Olympia.

EPHRATA, Wash. (AP) - Idaho Lottery officials say the second of two winning Mega Millions tickets was sold in the northern Idaho town of Post Falls.

The other winning ticket was sold about 150 miles west at a Safeway supermarket in the eastern Washington town of Ephrata. The winners have not yet stepped forward.

Because of feverish sales before Tuesday night's drawing, Washington Lottery Spokesman Scott Kinney says the winners will now share a $380 million jackpot, an increase of the previous $355
million estimate.

The two winning tickets from Tuesday are each worth $190 million. Besides the jackpot, prizes range from $2 to $250,000. Idaho Lottery Commission Director David Workman says the Idaho ticket gives the lucky winner the option of taking an $81 million lump sum payment or 26 payments of $4.6 million over the next 25 years.

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