Mega Millions jackpot surges to $425 million

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INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 13, 2013) – The Mega Millions jackpot just got a little richer.

Swift sales around the country pushed the jackpot to $425 million Friday. It’s the second highest jackpot in Mega Millions history.

If a Hoosier wins the multistate jackpot, he or she would claim the largest lottery prize every awarded in Indiana. The deadline to buy tickets for Friday’s drawing is 10:44 p.m. Mega Millions tickets cost $1, and profits from tickets sold in Indiana stay in Indiana.

You can watch the winning numbers being drawn live Friday night on FOX59 right after FOX59 News at Ten.

For more information, visit the Mega Millions or Hoosier Lottery websites.