A Mega Millions ticket sold in Florida wins $1.58 billion jackpot , the third – largest in U.S history
that is correct. On August 8, 2023,
a single Mega Millions ticket sold in Florida won a jackpot of $1.58 billion,
the third-largest in U.S. history.
The winning ticket was sold at a Publix grocery store in Neptune Beach, Florida.
The winning numbers were 13, 19, 20, 32, 33, and the Mega Ball 14.
The winner has not yet come forward, but they have 180 days to claim their prize.
They can choose to receive the prize in one lump sum or in 30 annual payments.
If the winner chooses the lump sum option,
they will receive approximately $973 million after taxes.
This is an incredible win for the lucky ticket holder,
it is a reminder that anything is possible. Congratulations to the winner!