Winning Powerball Ticket Sold in California Is Worth 425 Million
Lottery officials say one ticket, sold in California, has matched all the winning numbers for the $425 million Powerball jackpot.
The winning numbers drawn Wednesday night were: 1, 17, 35, 49, 54 and a Powerball of 34.
California Lottery officials say the winning ticket was purchased at the Dixon Landing Chevron gas station, in Milpitas, which is about 10 miles north of San Jose, in Santa Clara County.
Odds of winning were 1 in about 175 million. The gas station will get a $1 million bonus just for selling the winning ticket, California lottery officials say. The winning ticket is worth an estimated $425.3 million, with a cash payout option of $242.2 million. Its the 6th largest in U.S. history.