Player bought lucky ticket in Wednesday’s drawing
Hagerstown is the home of our latest $50,000 winning Powerball ticket as the jackpot continues its roll.
Check your tickets from Wednesday’s drawing if you bought one at the Hagerstown Sunoco located at 1000 Dual Highway in Washington County. The winning numbers to match in the Dec. 29 drawing were 2, 6, 9, 33 and 39; the Powerball was 11.
Even though no one hit the jackpot, 36,414 Marylanders have winning tickets with prizes ranging from $4 to $50,000. Another 3,458 players won prizes of $7 to $500 by adding Double Play to their ticket.
Lottery officials encourage all winners to sign the back of their tickets immediately and put them in a safe location. They get 182 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes.
Instructions on claiming prizes in person or by mail are available HERE. Players must redeem prizes larger than $25,000 by mail or at Lottery headquarters in the Montgomery Park Business Center, 1800 Washington Blvd., Suite 330 in Baltimore. The Lottery’s Claims Center in Baltimore is open by appointment only (no walk-ins). Click here to schedule an appointment. …
The Powerball jackpot has rolled to $483 million for the Saturday, Jan. 1 drawing with a cash option of $347.7 million. A California player won the last Powerball jackpot of $699.8 million on Oct. 4. Odds of winning the jackpot are approximately 292 million to 1; overall odds of winning any prize are about 25 to 1.