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Woman wins $250K in record lottery drawing
Woman wins $250K in record lottery drawing

ATLANTA -- An Atlanta woman has come forward as a $250,000 winner from the record-breaking $656 million Mega Millions drawing.

Tarenthia Geer matched the first five numbers in the Mar. 30 drawing. She is one of six Georgia Lottery players to each win a quarter-million dollars.

Other $250,000 winners bought their tickets in Athens, Ellabell, Marietta, Sandersville and Waco.

Geer bought her lucky ticket at the Kroger on Headland Drive in southwest Atlanta. She claimed her prize Monday at Georgia Lottery headquarters in downtown Atlanta.

Winning numbers from the historic drawing were 2-4-23-38-46 and the Mega Ball was 23. The winning tickets were sold in Illinois, Kansas and Maryland.