DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Powerball Product Group Chair Charlie McIntyre says the $758.7 million jackpot claimed by a ticket sold in Massachusetts is the largest grand prize won by a single lottery ticket in U.S. history.
In a statement early Thursday, McIntyre also says six other tickets won $2 million apiece, and 34 more are worth $1 million.READ MORE: Greater Manchester Police Arrest 2 Teens In Connection With Colleyville Synagogue Hostage Standoff
The lucky numbers for the second largest lottery prize in U.S. history were 6, 7, 16, 23 and 26, and the Powerball number was 4.READ MORE: Cowboys Rallying In 4th Quarter - Trailing 23-17
The Massachusetts State Lottery originally announced on Twitter that the winning ticket was sold at the Handy Variety convenience store in Watertown.
They later said they made a mistake and that the ticket was sold at the Pride Station Store in Chicopee, Massachusetts.MORE NEWS: Colleyville Rabbi: 'We Are Resilient And We Will Recover'
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