$1 Million Upstate NY Powerball Winner! Check Your Tickets!
The Powerball jackpot for the July 5th drawing was $557,000,000 and although there was no top prize winner, the second prize was worth a cool million. Check your New York Lottery Powerball tickets because someone in Upstate New York is a one-million-dollar winner!
Why Is This Winning Ticket Worth $1 Million?
This winning New York Lottery Powerball ticket is worth only a small fraction of the jackpot because the winner matched five numbers but not the Powerball. This isn't an easy feat. The odds of getting five numbers and not the Powerball are 11,688,053 to 1!
What Were The Winning Powerball Numbers?
The New York Lottery Powerball July 5th winning numbers were 17, 24, 48, 62, 68 and the Powerball was 23. There are forty-five states that participate in the Powerball drawing. Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands also play Powerball. The odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 292,201,338.
Where Was This $1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold?
The one million dollar Powerball ticket was sold at the Sunoco gas station on Route 146 in Halfmoon.
If you are familiar with this area, it is on Route 146 close to the intersection of Route 236 near Toyota of Clifton Park. Inside the Sunoco is a newly revamped Dunkin.
When is The Next Powerball Jackpot Drawing?
The next New York Lottery Powerball drawing is Saturday, July 8th at 10:59 pm. The Powerball jackpot is up to $590 million! Good Luck!