Mega Millions jackpot jumps to record $900 million

Posted at 12:05 PM, Oct 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-17 14:24:00-04

The Mega Millions jackpot jumped by $32 million and now stands at a record $900 million for Friday's drawing.

The cash option for the jackpot is $513 million.

Lottery officials say it is the largest Mega Millions jackpot ever. 

Mega Millions drawings take place each Tuesday and Friday evening.