“Three tickets in North Carolina, Puerto Rico and Texas match the Powerball jackpot numbers, [according to] the Powerball website,” reports the Chicago Tribune.
The story continues, “The winning numbers in Wednesday evening’s drawing were 11-13-25-39-54, with a Powerball of 19 and a Power play of 3.
“There was one Match 5 winner with the Power Play bonus for $2 million in Pennsylvania. Match 5 winners were reported for Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin. Those Match 5 winning tickets are worth $1 million each.”
This was the fifth largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history, the article notes.