Jackpots Continue To Grow, $1 Million Prize Won In Iowa
The jackpots in Powerball and Mega Millions are nonetheless on their giant run, however two tickets in Iowa got here inside of one quantity every of hitting Powerball’s giant prize remaining night time! A price tag bought in Avoca in western Iowa received a $1 million prize, whilst a price tag bought in Colfax in central Iowa received a $50,000 prize.
Last Night’s Results
Iowa Lottery gamers received greater than 15,000 prizes starting from $four as much as $1 million in remaining night time’s Powerball drawing. The $1 million-winning price tag used to be bought on the Wings America Travel Centre at 7005 N. Chestnut St. in Avoca. (The location is solely off Interstate 80 on the Avoca go out.) That price tag matched the primary 5 numbers however neglected the Powerball. Wings America will obtain a $1,000 bonus from the lottery for promoting the profitable price tag at certainly one of its places.
Another Iowa price tag matched 4 of the primary 5 numbers and the Powerball to win a $50,000 prize. It used to be bought at Kum & Go, 1200 N. Walnut St. in Colfax.
The profitable numbers in remaining night time’s Powerball drawing have been: 12-30-36-47-62 and Powerball nine. The Power Play® quantity used to be four. No one received the jackpot, so the large prize has grown to an estimated $356 million annuity ($224 million lump-sum choice) for Saturday’s drawing.
Historic, Simultaneous Big Jackpots
This is the primary time that the jackpots in Powerball and Mega Millions have concurrently crowned the $300 million mark. Powerball’s giant prize now ranks No. 14 total in that recreation, whilst the Mega Millions jackpot is these days ranked No. 6 at the checklist of the most important prizes ever presented in that recreation. The Mega Millions jackpot is an estimated $382 million annuity ($238.three million money choice) for Friday’s drawing.
The incontrovertible fact that each video games are seeing giant jackpots on the similar time is terribly atypical, and it speaks to the unpredictable issue of lottery jackpots: You by no means know when the following giant winner will hit.