LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – One lucky person in Maryland matched all six numbers of the Powerball in Wednesday night’s drawing to take the entire $731 million jackpot.
The ticket holder will have the choice between receiving the $731.1 million jackpot in 30 graduated payments over 29 years, or a lump sum payment of $546.8 million, the Multi-State Lottery Association, which conducts the game, announced.READ MORE: Buscaino To Step Down As City Council President Pro Tem As He Runs For Mayor
The numbers drawn Wednesday were 40, 53, 60, 68, 69 and the Powerball number was 22.READ MORE: Kevin De Leon Enters LA Mayoral Race
Meanwhile, a ticket which matched five of the six numbers sold at a liquor store in Woodland Hills. The ticket sold at Déjà Vu Liquor in the 21000 block of Ventura Boulevard is worth $599,639.
Another ticket also worth about $600,000 for matching five of the six numbers was sold at a 7-Eleven store on Citrus Avenue in Redlands.MORE NEWS: Procession Will Take Body Of Marine Lance Cpl. Dylan R. Merola From Ontario International Airport To Forest Lawn In Covina
Meanwhile, the jackpot for Friday’s Mega Millions drawing is expected to hit $970 million.