LANSING, April 26, 2006 – A very lucky woman picked up a whopping $250,000 prize from the Mega Millions game. Audrey Key matched all five white balls, without matching the Mega ball in the April 14 Mega Millions drawing.
The lucky winner said she doesn’t usually play the Lottery and she was shocked to win. She plans to use the money to purchase a new house and car.
The lucky ticket was purchased at Lucky Star Food Market, 3917 W. Court St., in Flint.
Mega Millions is a multi-state lottery game in Michigan, California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Texas, Virginia and Washington. Wagers cost $1 each and tickets may be purchased at more than 10,000 Michigan Lottery retailers statewide.
All proceeds from the Lottery are contributed to the state School Aid Fund which supports kindergarten through 12th grade public education in Michigan. In fiscal year 2005, the contribution was $667.6 million.
For additional information, please visit the Lottery’s Web site at https://www.michiganlottery.com/.
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