A single ticket sold in Pennsylvania won the multimillion-dollar Powerball jackpot in Saturday’s drawing, lottery officials said.
To total purse is an estimated $456.7 million jackpot, with $273.9 million cash value.
The winner has the choice of taking the larger pot amount over the span of 29 years or the cash amount for a one-time, lump-sum payment.
After 19 straight drawings failed to produce a grand-prize winner, this pot is one of the biggest in the multi-state U.S. lottery’s history, Reuters reported.
The winner, nor the location of where the ticket was sold, has not been announced.
The winning numbers were 22, 57, 59, 60, 66 and Powerball 7.
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