The Week’s Lucky Lottery Winners
There have been a number of lucky lottery winners over the past week.
In Ontario someone has become a multimillionaire after the jackpot was won in Saturday night’s Lotto 6-49 draw. The jackpot of $17.4 million has been won by a person, or group of people, who bought a ticket somewhere in Ontario. So far lottery officials have not named the winner.
Meanwhile, there are Powerball winners in New York and Georgia who managed to pick the correct Powerball winning numbers on April 27th and will receive $1 million each, if they had spent an extra $1 on the Power Play option then their prize money would be doubled to $2 million.
While the Powerball jackpot wasn’t won, there were numerous smaller winners. There were twenty four tickets which matched four numbers and the Powerball to win $10,000 each, four of the ticket holders had purchased Power Play tickets and have won $40,000.
The next Powerball draw will take place on Wednesday May 1st and has an estimated jackpot of $165 million annuity, or $107.7 million cash value.