A Seattle man has won a $25 million Mega Millions jackpot for Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Drawing. Lottery officials said Monday that the man came forward on Wednesday as the winner at the state lottery headquarters in Olympia.
The jackpot had remained unclaimed for just one day since the drawing on Tuesday, July 19. The winner purchased one $5 Mega Millions ticket at a White Center Quick Stop Food Mart (10723 1st Ave S Seattle, WA) using Quick Pick. He chose the one-time cash payment option of approximately $16 million. Lottery officials didn’t identify the winner.
Quick Stop Food Mart, the retailer that sold the winning ticket, will receive a $50,000 selling bonus.
Mega Millions winning numbers for Tuesday, July 19, 2016 are 3, 34, 54, 65, 66.
The Mega Ball number is 04. The Megaplier number is 05.
|Mega Millions Numbers – Tuesday, July 19, 2016|
This is the second Mega Millions jackpot winner this year and the state’s fifth overall. The most recent Washington winner won $157 million in March. The jackpot has been resets at $15 million.