LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A ticket with all six numbers in Monday evening’s $699.8 million Powerball lottery was sold at a grocery store in the San Luis Obispo County coastal city of Morro Bay.
The numbers drawn Monday were 12, 22, 54, 66, 69 and the Powerball number was 15.READ MORE: Power Outage In Laguna Beach
“California, we have a winner!” the California Lottery tweeted. “Congratulations to our lucky player from Morro Bay who matched 6/6 numbers and won the $699.8 Million Powerball jackpot in the Monday, October 4 draw. Thank you to all our players who played.”
Morro Bay is located about 100 miles north of Santa Barbara.
The winner will have the choice between receiving the $699.8 million jackpot in 30 graduated payments over 29 years, or a lump sum payment of $496 million.READ MORE: Burbank Vigil Planned For Cinematographer Halyna Hutchins Killed On Movie Set
The drawing was the 40th since the last time a ticket with all six numbers was sold.
There were five tickets sold with five numbers, but missing the Powerball number, the Multi-State Lottery Association, which conducts the game, announced.
The odds of matching all five numbers and the Powerball number is 1 in about 293 million, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association. The overall chance of winning a prize is 1 in 24.87.
The Powerball game is played in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands.MORE NEWS: Walker Buehler To Pitch As Dodgers Again Seek To Avoid Elimination
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