Friday's Mega Millions jackpot increases to $540 million

Friday's Mega Millions jackpot increases to $540 million

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The jackpot for Friday's Mega Millions drawing has increased to $540 million due to heavy sales, according to the Virginia Lottery.

Earlier, the jackpot was at $508 million and was the seventh-biggest of all time, including Powerball and Mega Million prizes.

Tuesday night was the 34th consecutive drawing without a winner.

Mega Millions is available in 44 states, plus Washington, D.C. and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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