$1 million Mega Millions ticket sold in La Vergne

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LA VERGNE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A winning Mega Millions ticket worth $1 million was sold in La Vergne, lottery officials said Wednesday.

The winning ticket in Tuesday’s drawing matched five of the six numbers. It was the 199th winner of $1 million or more for Mega Millions.

Lottery officials said the ticket was sold at Neighborhood Market, located at 5499 Murfreesboro Road. The proprietor of the store receives $5,000.

The jackpot for Wednesday’s Powerball drawing is estimated to be $359 million with an estimated cash value of $219.6 million.  This is the 11th largest jackpot in Powerball history.

The winner has yet to come forward and claim their prize.

Since 2004, the Tennessee lottery has raised more than $3.9 billion for education.