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Georgia woman identified as Mega Millions winner

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 01:51

Dec. 18 - A woman from Georgia is identified by lottery officials as one of two winners of the multi-state Mega Millions lottery that totaled an estimated $636 million.

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ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION A Georgia woman was identified on Wednesday as the lone purchaser of one of two winning Mega Millions tickets sold for an estimated total jackpot of $636 million, state lottery officials said. The winner, Ira Curry, played a combination of winning numbers that she said were based on family members' birth dates when she bought the ticket at an Atlanta newsstand, a lottery spokesman said. The purchaser of a second winning ticket sold in San Jose, California has yet to come forward.

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Georgia woman identified as Mega Millions winner

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 01:51