Free Ticket Worth $70,000 for Mississippi Match 5 Winner

Published 10:49 am Saturday, October 23, 2021


JACKSON, MISS. – A free ticket turned into a $70,000 Mississippi Match 5 jackpot winner for a Madison County man.

After playing one set of numbers for a week, the man cashed in his winners, receiving nine free tickets. One of the free tickets matched all five numbers for the Thursday, Oct. 21 drawing.

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The winning ticket was sold at Sprint Mart #127 on Hwy. 49 N., Flora.

The jackpot for tonight’s Mega Millions drawing is an estimated $108 million, while Saturday’s Powerball jackpot is an estimated $86 million. The Mississippi Match 5 jackpot has reset to $50,000 for Saturday’s drawing.