$1 Million Powerball Ticket Sold in Takoma ParkThursday, December 12th, 2013
Maryland Lottery seeks state’s newest millionaire
Check your Powerball tickets, Maryland! A $1 million second-tier winning ticket is in the hands of a shopper who stopped at the W Express at 6400 New Hampshire Ave. in Takoma Park.
The new millionaire correctly matched five balls in the Wednesday, Dec. 11, drawing to win the second-tier prize. Check your ticket to see if you have these winning numbers: 1-10-13-18-19 and 27. The winner has 182 days after the drawing to claim the prize at Maryland Lottery headquarters at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore.
Two jackpot-winning tickets were sold in Massachusetts and Nebraska. The seven players who matched five numbers to win the $1 million second-tier prize bought tickets in California, Connecticut, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, Maine and New York.
Maryland is definitely a lucky Powerball state. The number of Maryland Powerball millionaires continues to grow. In 2013, 13 players (including this winner) won the second-tier prize. Powerball jackpot wins in the state occur less often. Marylanders won two Powerball jackpots in 2011.
Powerball drawings take place on Wednesday and Saturday nights. The game is sold in 45 states and jurisdictions. Players can watch the drawings at 11:22 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays on WBAL-TV 11. The drawing and winning numbers are posted at www.mdlottery.com, available on your phone by downloading the Lottery’s new free mobile app and at retailers.