Winning $90M Powerball ticket sold in Colorado

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

RIFLE, Colo. Someone in Colorado bought the winning Powerball ticket for a $90 million prize. The Colorado Lottery says it's the largest Powerball jackpot ever won in the state.

The state's lottery office says the winning ticket for Saturday night's multi-state drawing was bought at a Kum & Go in Rifle. The ticket-holder has yet to come forward.

The winner matched the five winning numbers plus the Powerball - 3, 12, 31, 34, 51, and Powerball number 24.

The Colorado Lottery says the $90 million jackpot amounts to an estimated $54.9 million cash payout. The store will get a $50,000 commission.

Another ticket bought in Colorado also won $1 million in the Powerball drawing. The ticket was purchased in Broomfield and the winner has not come forward yet.

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