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What a Christmas Gift: $3 Million Lottery Ticket Sold in Bristol

Avenue News, 821 Farmington Ave, in Bristol | Photo (c) News Channel 8

A lottery ticket bought in Bristol became quite the Christmas present after Tuesday night’s Mega Millions drawing.

The $3 million ticket was sold at Avenue News, 821 Farmington Ave, in Bristol, according to the CT Lottery.

The Mega Millions jackpot for Christmas night’s drawing was an estimated $321 million, or a cash option of $193.7 million.

No jackpot winners were announced, meaning the jackpot will continue to grow. One lucky winner will hopefully be chosen in the next drawing.

The winning numbers were 2,8,42,43,50.

In addition, one ticket sold in Connecticut yielded a $10,000 winner, three people won $1,500, five people won $600, four people won $500, and nine people won $200. The rest of us won between $2 and $30.

The lucky winner said they played the add-on feature “Megaplier.”

The Mega Millions jackpot for Christmas night’s drawing was an estimated $321 million, or a cash option of $193.7 million.

No jackpot winners were announced, meaning the jackpot will continue to grow.

One lucky winner will hopefully be chosen in the next drawing.

You can watch the News Channel 8 broadcast about the win here.

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