In the United States sold a lottery ticket with a jackpot of 435 million dollars
A winning lottery ticket with a jackpot in the amount of 435 million dollars were sold in one County of the U.S. state of Indiana. On Thursday, February 23, a spokesman for the Powerball contest Dennis Rosebro, writes The Washington Post.
The ticket was purchased in Lafayette, in 60 kilometers from the state capital of Indianapolis. The name of the holder of the coupon is not reported. He has 180 days to collect the money.
The winner will not have to share with anyone, because winning was only one ticket, said the representative of the lottery.
February 12, a resident of Edinburgh (Scotland), received a prize of a million pounds (more than $ 1.2 million), accused the organizers of the contest that the money ruined her life, causing severe stress.
Powerball is a lottery where tickets are sold in 44 U.S. States. By its terms, during the game you choose six numbers from two units: five different numbers from the first block (white balls) and one number from the other unit (the red balls). Jackpot drawn match the six numbers. The ticket price is a few dollars.