California Man Wins $1,000,000 Mega Millions Prize
Los Angeles, CA , Aug 12, 2019
Forty-six-year-old Adam Bier from Los Angeles California has claimed a $1,000,000 Mega Millions second prize. Bier matched the first five numbers drawn for the May 31 drawing.
The winning Mega Millions numbers for the May 31 drawing were 7-8-26-65-67 Mega Ball 04.
The $1,000,000 Mega Millions second prize is paid as a one-time lump sum payment. Bier will receive a net check totaling $633,040 after required withholdings.
The winning ticket was purchased at the Happy 3rd Avenue Grocery on 3rd Avenue in Manhattan.
Bier is the 74th New York Lottery player to claim a prize totaling $1,000,000 or more this year.
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