1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447M
MENIFEE | A sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million and matching all six numbers was sold in Southern California and will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in U.S. history, lottery officials said Sunday.
The winning ticket was sold at Marietta Liquor & Deli, the California Lottery said in a statement. Lottery officials said the earliest the ticket could be redeemed is 8 a.m. Monday. The winner has one year to claim the prize.
The store just off a highway caters to retirees who live in Sun City — part of the small city of Menifee — that was originally developed as a retirement community and to motorists passing through the area about 80 miles from Los Angeles.