The holders of one of the three winning tickets from 13th January’s $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot collected their prize Wednesday afternoon at the Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee. It was the largest jackpot in U.S. history.
Florida couple has cashed in the second of three winning tickets from last month’s $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot. The $528.7 million prize was claimed by The Nickel 95 Trust. The trustee is Maureen Smith, 70, of Melbourne Beach. 7 The Trust chose to receive the winnings in a one-time, lump-sum payment in the amount of $327,835,077.79. The winning ticket was purchased at a Publix grocery store in Melbourne Beach.
The other two winning tickets for the Jan. 13 drawing were bought in Munford, Tennessee, and Chino Hills, California. John and Lisa Robertson of Munford City in Tennessee, cashed in their ticket last month, also taking the lump sum. The winners in California have not publicly come forward yet.
The state’s second consecutive Powerball jackpot winner was purchased in Marathon,Florida . The retailer, Tom Thumb on 5515 Overseas Highway, in Marathon will receive $85,000 for selling the jackpot-winning Quick Pick ticket.
Powerball winning numbers for Wednesday, March 2, 2016 are 12, 13, 44, 52, 62. The Powerball number is 06. Power Play number is 2.
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