MONTGOMERY COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – There are probably some tax bracket adjustments being made for one Texan who is now a millionaire after a Mega Millions lottery win.
Officials with the Texas Lottery Commission say a resident of The Woodlands, who has chosen to remain anonymous, won a second-tier $2 million prize in the January 31 drawing.READ MORE: Severe Weather Threat For North Texas Tuesday Night, Early Wednesday Morning
The winner bought the ticket at a Kroger grocery store in the city that’s about 30 miles north of Houston.READ MORE: Some Tenants Say Conditions At Dallas' Highland Hills Apartments Still Unlivable Following Explosion
The winning ticket with Megaplier matched all five of the white ball numbers — 28-31-33-57-62 — but not the Mega Ball number (10). The Megaplier number was 2.MORE NEWS: Lawlessness Once Reigned On 'Hell's Half Acre' In Downtown Fort Worth
Mega Millions is played in Texas, 43 other states plus Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands. It costs $2 to play the game — without the Megaplier option — and the sales cutoff time in Texas is 9:45 p.m.