LUCK, Wis. - Someone who bought a Megabucks lottery ticket in Luck, Wisconsin (how lucky is that) is smiling pretty big on Thursday, Jan. 5. That person won the $15.1 million Megabucks jackpot for the Wednesday drawing.
The winning numbers drawn for Wednesday were: 4, 6, 12, 17, 27, and 28. The Wisconsin Lottery says the odds of matching all six numbers is 1 in 6,991,908.
The lottery website indicates there were 14,162 winners in all for that Megabucks drawing – from $2 on up.
The estimated jackpot for the next Megabucks drawing will be $1 million.
Luck is in the northwest part of Wisconsin – about 95 miles to the northwest of Eau Claire.