Local lottery winner

RAMONA (CNS) – A group of 10 co-workers won more than $240,000 on a Mega Millions ticket purchased at a Ramona liquor store, the California Lottery announced Friday.

The group, who won won $241,723 in the Feb 17 drawing, had been playing the lottery together since April, according to lottery officials.

The lucky ticket was purchased at Country Village Spirits, at 23658 San Vicente Road. It matched winning numbers 16, 25, 28, 32 and 40, missing only the Mega number of 3, officials said.

Mega Millions is a multi-state game in which players pick five numbers from one to 56 plus a mega number from one to 46. Drawings are held each Tuesday and Friday at 8 p.m.

Friday's jackpot will be $83 million, officials said.

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