Powerball Results: Winning Numbers Drawn, Jackpot Raises to $750 Million

Posted October 26, 2018

A lottery ticket bought at the Safeway on Taraval Street, between 17th and 18th avenues, matched five of six numbers Mega Millions jackpot, California Lottery announced Tuesday night.

The buyer of the ticket beat the odds of 1 in 303 million to win the Mega Millions drawing for one of the largest jackpots in U.S. history.

The victor matched all five numbers - 3, 21, 45, 53, 56, but not the Powerball, 22.

The hospital staff then welcomed Livingston to join their lottery pool, which included a winning $1million Mega Millions ticket, according to WCAU-TV.

Since there was not a Powerball jackpot victor Wednesday night, the jackpot continues to grow.

The Super Kansas Cash jackpot for tonight's drawing is the second largest ever at $3.19 million.

Had there not been a victor, a drawing for a record $1.6 billion jackpot would have been held on Friday.

The news of the winning ticket has left the entire nation bummed out after learning they were not the winners.

"It wasn't me", Haynes said over the phone, adding he matched only one number.

The huge jackpot had lottery ticket buyers speculating on what they would do with the money if they won.

A KC Mart convenience store sold the ticket that won a $1.5 billion jackpot, Simpsonville Mayor Janice Curtis said in a telephone interview on Wednesday.

The prize-winning Powerball ticket was sold in Madison. "Take a deep breath and enjoy the moment!" said the lottery on Twitter.

Ticket for both games are $2 apiece and can be bought in 44 states, including MA. That prize is up to $620 million.

That person beat the odds of 1 in 302,575,350 to win.