$240-million Powerball jackpot goes to an Iowa winner!


June 14th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — One of the tickets sold in Iowa for the Powerball game Wednesday evening matched all six numbers drawn, which were: 07-10-14-33-57 (Powerball 18). The player matching all five numbers and the Powerball won the $240 million jackpot.Lottery  officials had not said by early Thursday morning where the ticket was purchased.

The prize goes to an estimated $40 million for Saturday. Tickets that match the first five numbers, but miss the Powerball, win $1 million each, and there were six of those. They were sold in: Florida(3), Missouri(1), North Carolina(1) and New York(1). There was one Power Play Match 5 winner in Florida(1).