The Pennsylvania lottery is here with an interesting announcement this time, where it has two different lottery prizes to talk about. Interestingly, the two lottery prizes belong to two different lottery games. Surprisingly, the lottery prizes belong to the lottery games that are considered each other’s rivals.
The first prize-winning ticket belongs to the Mega Millions lottery game while the other prize-winning ticket belongs to the Powerball lottery. Both lottery games have their own reputation and gigantic user following as well as huge prize payouts.
This time, the PA lottery is here to share the details of two particular tickets that have won huge prizes. Although both games are different, yet the prizes have one thing in common, which is that the owners of both prize-winning tickets are missing.
The PA lottery has revealed that the first ticket is for Mega Millions sold in Bucks County. The draw for the particular Mega Millions lottery game held on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. The lucky Mega Millions ticket sold in the Bucks County has won $1 million from the particular draw.
The officials have confirmed that the numbers drawn from the particular Mega Millions draw were 63-57-27-4-32 alongside the Mega Ball number that was 22. The ticket successfully matched the five lucky numbers but did not meet the yellow ball. Depending upon the federal and state deductions, the player may receive between $776,000 and $880,000.
The lottery team has also confirmed that the store responsible for selling the million-dollar prize-winning Mega Millions ticket is Pantry 1 Food Mart. The Mega Millions prize-winning ticket-selling store is located at 1801 Newport Road, Croydon. It is confirmed that the Pantry 1 Food Mart is entitled to receive a $5,000 bonus commission for selling the ticket.
For the Mega Millions lottery draw, the player now has 1 year time from May 4, 2021, to show up and claim his/her million-dollar prize.
The other prize-winning ticket is for the Powerball lottery, which sold in Forest County. The draw for the particular Powerball game was held back on June 20, 2021.
The lottery numbers drawn for the Powerball game held on June 20 were 67-63-31-41-10 alongside the Powerball number 5. The ticket matched 4 out of 5 numbers plus the Powerball number to win the $50,000 prize. As the ticket had a Power Play option added at the time of purchase, it ended up tripling the prize money as a result of the 3X multiplier. Therefore, the prize money won by the ticket was $150,000.
The ticket was reportedly sold from Hallers General Store, which received a bonus commission of $500 for selling the ticket. The store is located at 632 Elm Street, Tionesta.