Winner, winner, chicken dinner! Someone in South Carolina just got $2 million richer! If you bought a ticket recently, you may want to check those numbers.
The Rock Hill Herald reports that Saturday night’s drawing winning ticket was sold at a Food Lion in Chester, South Carolina. Someone purchased a $2 million lottery ticket at Food Lion on J.A. Cochran Bypass in Chester for the South Carolina Education Lottery. The ticket matched all 5 numbers in the jackpot. That winning ticket won at 1 in 11,688,054 odds. The lucky winner bought a Powerplay for $1 causing the earnings to double.
The lucky winner has 180 days to claim their prize. The winning numbers from Saturday’s drawing are 6, 40, 41, 45, and 52 with Powerball No. 9. There have been more than 12,000 winners in South Carolina earning $2 to $4 million, according to the South Carolina Education Lottery.