Mega Millions reaches $390 million

Posted at 10:39 AM, Jun 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-28 10:39:11-04

LANSING, Mich.  – Lottery officials are saying it could be an historic night if someone wins the Mega Millions drawing Tuesday night.

The Mega Millions jackpot has climbed to $390 million, according to a press release from the Michigan Lottery. It’s the largest jackpot for the drawing since January. A winning ticket was purchased in New York and the winner scored the $169 million prize.

If there’s a winner tonight, they’ll will take home $265 million.

Mega Millions drawings take place every Tuesday and Friday. Each ticket costs only a $1 to purchase.

We’ll have the winning numbers on FOX 17 News at 11:00pm.