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$2 MILLION Powerball® Ticket Sold in Sumter
11/13/2017 9:17:36 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (November 13, 2017) – A Powerball® player in Sumter is holding a Powerball® ticket worth $2 million this morning. The $2 MILLION ticket was purchased from the Sunco at 1083 Broad St. in Sumter for Saturday night’s drawing.

The ticket sold in Sumter matched all five white ball numbers drawn. Because the ticket holder purchased PowerPlay® for an extra $1, the $1 million prize was increased to $2 MILLION.

Powerball® – Saturday, November 11
4, 6, 16, 30, and 56 Powerball®: 18


Check your tickets. More than to 9,800 players in South Carolina hold tickets for prizes from $4 up to $2 MILLION. Of these, more than 4,400 players purchased PowerPlay® to see their non-jackpot winnings, excluding the Match 5 prize, multiplied by two. Players have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com.

The odds of winning $1 million are 1 in 11,688,054. The odds of a 2X multiplier being selected are 1 in 1.79 when the estimated jackpot is $150 million or less.

The estimated jackpot for Wednesday night’s drawing is $103 million.

Proceeds from every dollar spent by players on the South Carolina Education Lottery are returned to the state in the form of funding for education, prizes, retailer commissions, and payment to contractors for goods and services.

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