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$150,000 Powerball® Ticket Sold in Florence
8/18/2016 11:30:24 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (August 18, 2016) – A Powerball® ticket sold in Florence for last night’s drawing is worth $150,000. The ticket was purchased at the Sav Way 28 on Second Loop Rd.

Because this player purchased PowerPlay® for an additional $1, their $50,000 prize tripled to $150,000 when a “3” multiplier was selected.

Powerball® – Wednesday, August 17
33 - 44 - 49 - 50 - 52 Powerball®: 8


Check your tickets. More than 10,300 players in South Carolina hold tickets for prizes from $4 up to $150,000. Of these, more than 4,500 players purchased PowerPlay® to see their non-jackpot winnings, excluding the Match 5 prize, multiplied by three. 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 matching four white ball numbers and the red Powerball® number are 1 in 913,129. The odds of a 3X multiplier being selected are 1 in 3.31 when the 10X multiplier is available for jackpots of $150 million or less.

The estimated jackpot for Saturday night’s drawing is $110 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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