$447.8 million winning Powerball ticket sold in California

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -  California lottery officials said the sole winning ticket for the $447.8 million Powerball jackpot was sold in Sun City.
 
The Lottery said on its website Sunday morning that the winning ticket was sold at Marietta Liquor & Deli in southern California's Riverside County, about 80 miles  (128.74 kilometers) south of Los Angeles. Officials say the earliest the ticket could be redeemed is 8 a.m. Monday morning. The winner has one year to claim the prize.
 
Officials said the retailer where the winning ticket was sold will receive a $1 million "retailer bonus."
 
The lucky numbers drawn Saturday night that will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in U.S. history are 20-26-32-38-58, and the Powerball number is 3.
 
Powerball is played in 44 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

© 2017 Associated Press


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