02-21-2010 - Passenger Wins $10.4 Million Jackpot
John W. Johnson of Denver, Colo. hit a $10,422,754.08 Megabucks MegaJackpot at the Reno-Tahoe International Airport on Sunday, February 21, 2010.
Johnson had just arrived in Reno with his wife and teammates for the United States Bowling Congress (USBC) Open Championship that kicked-off this weekend. The lucky winner said he had just deplaned from the Southwest Airlines Denver flight, when he approached the Megabucks machine and put in $20. After playing just $12, the Megajackpot hit.