New Orleans area business sells $4 million Mega Millions ticket

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Updated: May. 2, 2018 at 9:02 AM CDT
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TERRYTOWN, LA (WVUE) - Big Winner!

Someone bought a $4 million winning Mega Millions ticket on the West Bank.

The ticket hit the $1 million jackpot, and the person who purchased it bought the multiplier, making the ticket worth $4 million.

The new millionaire bought their ticket at the Brothers Food Mart at 2000 Carol Sue Ave. in Terrytown.

The odds of matching five white balls is 1-in-12,607,306. The odds of winning Tuesday's $126 million jackpot is 1-in-302,575,350.

The winning numbers were 2-7-20-55-70 with the Mega Ball of 1.

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