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$500,000 claimed

CLEVELAND - Two holders of second-tier prize winning tickets in the 1-4-11 Mega Millions game have come forward to claim their share. Vivian Wilson of Cincinnati and Kimberly T. Cain of Dayton each won $250,000 for having a ticket that matched five numbers and no mega ball.

After mandatory federal and state tax withholdings totaling 31 percent, Wilson and Cain will each receive a check for $172,500.

Wilson purchased the ticket at Battelle Grocery & Catering, 652 Cincinnati Batavia Pike in Cincinnati. She used auto lotto. The winning Mega Millions numbers were 4-8-15-25-47. The mega ball number was 42.  Cain purchased the winning ticket at Marathon Food Center, 2145 Needmore Road in Dayton. She used auto lotto also.  Battelle Grocery & Catering and Marathon Food Center receive a $1,000 agent bonus for selling second-tier prizewinning tickets.

Two more second-tier prize winning tickets were sold in this drawing. Holders of those winning tickets have not come forward to claim prizes.

The Ohio Lottery is actively seeking winners of all prize levels to share their stories. Players with an interest in telling theirs can contact the Ohio Lottery at

Since 1974, the Ohio Lottery has raised more than $17 billion to support K-12 education across Ohio. The Ohio Lottery transferred $728.6 million to the Lottery Profits Education Fund in fiscal year 2010.


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