Itwas their fortunate day! A single Powerball gamer in California won the whole $4478 million prize, the Associated Press reports.
Thewinning lotto ticket was offered by the Marietta Liquor and Deli shop in Sun City, California, on Saturday, June 10.
“There was one winner sold by the California Lottery for the last drawing’s $447,800,000 grand prize,”the California lotto stated in a declaration, per the AP. “There was one Powerball jackpot winner Saturday and 2,750,331 additional players won prizes totaling more than $21.1 million. The estimated jackpot will be reset to $40 million.”
Thewinning numbers were 20, 26, 32, 38, 58, Powerball: 3. The winner has yet to come forward. Prior to Saturday & rsquo;s illustration, the prize was approximated at $435million. Due to the fact that no one had actually matched all the numbers given that April 1, It had actually increased.
TheAP reports that the prize is the 10 th biggest lotto reward in U.S. history. According to CNBC, the chances of winning Saturday & rsquo;s illustration were simply one in 292.2 million. Fox 6 Now reports that the greatest prize ever —– a massive $1.6 billion! —– was won in January 2016 amongst a number of individuals.
ThePowerball is played in 44 states, along with Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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One Powerball Player in California Wins Entire $4478 Million Jackpot by: Pamela Hendrix published: