$338 Million Powerball Ticket Sold

News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Someone in New Jersey just got really, really rich.  The winning ticket for Saturday night’s $338 million Powerball jackpot was sold in the state. Lottery officials plan to announce details Monday, but it is not known whether the winner’s identity will be given.

The ticket matched all six numbers drawn: 17, 29, 31, 52, 53 and the Powerball, 31.

The lottery is held in 42 states, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Washington.

The largest Powerball jackpot in history was $587.5 million.

A ticket purchased in Arizona and another in Missouri shared the prize in November.

From AnneClaire Stapleton

The-CNN-Wire™ & © 2013 Cable News Network, Inc., a Time Warner Company. All rights reserved.

FOX 2 Newsletters

Sign up for a newsletter from FOX 2 to get updates about news and weather. We offer daily headlines, breaking news, severe weather, and forecast emails.

Popular

Latest News

More News