BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – A $1 million Powerball ticket was sold in Louisiana and someone purchased an Easy 5 ticket that won the $50,000 drawing Wednesday night, Louisiana Lottery officials said Thursday.
The lottery said the Powerball ticket, which matched the first five numbers but not the Powerball, was sold in Slidell at the Racetrac gas station on Gause Boulevard.
The winning Easy 5 ticket was purchased in Covington. The numbers were: 11, 15, 24, 28 and 37 There were no winners of Wednesday’s major jackpots in Powerball or the Louisiana Lotto. The Powerball numbers drawn were: 4, 20, 34, 39, 58 and Powerball 31. The Lotto numbers were: 5, 6, 7, 10, 11 and 30.
The Powerball jackpot goes to an estimated $132 million for Saturday night’s drawing, while Louisiana Lotto will have a top prize of $500,000 and the Easy 5 drawing is estimated at $50,000.