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Fantasy 5 player wins $294K jackpot, $10K Mega Millions winner in Arizona as big prizes grow

Mar 20, 2024, 5:00 PM

The Arizona Lottery often throws events to promote its various jackpots. (Arizona Lottery file phot...

The Arizona Lottery often throws events to promote its various jackpots. (Arizona Lottery file photo)

(Arizona Lottery file photo)

PHOENIX — The Arizona Lottery announced two big winners on Wednesday.

One lucky person bought a $294,000 winning lottery ticket on Tuesday. That Fantasy 5 ticket was sold at a Shell gas station near Bell Road and 3rd Avenue in Phoenix.

The other winner bought a $10,000 Mega Millions ticket on Tuesday at a Fry’s grocery store in Oro Valley.

However, both Mega Millions and Powerball are rolling.

Powerball players can win an estimated $687 million. The cash value is $327.3 million, Arizona Lottery said.

On the other hand, Mega Millions players have the chance to win $977 million in Friday’s drawing. That amounts to $461 million in cash.

As with all Arizona Lottery games, winners have to claim their prizes within 180 days of the drawing.

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Fantasy 5 player wins $294K jackpot, $10K Mega Millions winner in Arizona as big prizes grow