Mega Millions winning ticket sold in Canyon Country
By Stayci Lewis, Staff Writer | March 30, 2012 8:13 pm
3 winning tickets were sold in last night’s $640 million dollar mega millions jackpot in Maryland, Illinois and Kansas.
But one lucky person did buy a ticket in Canyon Country that is worth $227,955. The winning ticket which was one of 29 sold nationwide and matched 5 numbers was sold at Canyon Liquor, 16507 Soledad Canyon Road.
Earlier on Friday, folks swamped Santa Clarita’s gas stations, liquor stores , and supermarkets to buy their lottery tickets, all in a bid to win the record jackpot.
Mathematicians said the chances of winning the record jackpot were 1 in 175 million.