After winning the $1.34 billion jackpot on Mega Millions, one lucky victor became a billionaire.

the draw date to choose whether to make cash prizes or yearly payouts, in accordance with Illinois Lottery regulations.

They might not even be aware that it is happening. An was crowned the champion for the month of March.

Approximately 20 miles, according to the Illinois Lottery. even though the victor would

A resident of Illinois who purchased the winning ticket at a Speedway petrol station in Des Plaines,

They have 12 months from the drawing date to receive their prize, and 60 days from

A winner of a reward of this magnitude frequently takes some time to claim it.

The payoff for the lump-sum cash option will total about $742.2 million.

In a prior statement, Harold Mays, director of the Illinois Lottery, said.