July 11th, 2016 by Fire Casinos
Cambridge City, Indiana – Who won the $540 million Mega Millions jackpot?
On Friday the 8th of July, one lucky person beat the odds of 1 in 258,890,850 to win the $540 million Mega Millions jackpot. The numbers drawn were 20, 19, 55, 73 and 8. The megaball was 5. The ticket was sold at a Speedway gas station near Interstate 70 in Cambridge City, Indiana. The identity of the winner remains unknown, but the winner does have 180 days from the date of the drawing to come forward and claim the massive prize. Once the winner comes forward to claim the prize, he/she can opt to receive the $540 million (before taxes) over a 30 year period, or as a one-time lump sum of $380 million.