COLUMBIA, SC (WMBF) – A $100,000 Powerball®, ticket was sold in Florence at the Maxwell Street Grocery Inc. on Oakland Avenue on Wednesday, October 5, according to a press release from the South Carolina Education Lottery.
Lottery officials said the player paid an additional $1 for PowerPlay®, so their $50,000 prize doubled to $100,000 when a "2" multiplier was selected.
Powerball® – Wednesday, October 5
8 - 18 - 27 - 29 - 60 Powerball®: 15
People are advised to check their tickets. More than 8,200 players in South Carolina hold tickets for prizes from $4 up to $100,000. Players have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes, the release states.
The odds of matching four white ball numbers and the red Powerball® number are 1 in 913,129. The odds of a 2X multiplier being selected are 1 in 1.79.
The release states that $107 million is the estimated jackpot for Wednesday night's drawing.
For complete information on claiming prizes, click here.