Powerball Jackpot Grows To $425 Million [POLL]
There was no winner in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing meaning the jackpot grows to its largest ever: $425 million.
The numbers drawn Saturday night are: 22,32,37,44,50 and the power ball was 34.
There were 2 winners of $1 million each in New Jersey for matching 5 numbers. Overall there were 110,072 winners in New Jersey from Saturday night’s drawing.
The jackpot for Wednesday’s drawing with be the highest ever in the multi-state game’s history .No one has picked a winner for 15 straight draws in the multi-state lottery. The jackpot is expected to go even higher as more players than usual will try their luck.
The cash options stand at $278.3 million for now.
The previous top Powerball prize was $365 million, won in 2006 by a ConAgra Foods Workers in Lincoln, Neb.
The Powerball reached a jackpot of $337 million in August, the third highest jackpot ever and was won by a Michigan railroad engineer.
Powerball is played in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania, along with 40 other states, the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands.
The Powerball numbers will be drawn Wednesday at 10:59PM and can be watched on WABC TV.