3 Georgia players win $1M, 6 win $10K Powerball prizes

3 Georgia players win $1M, 6 win $10K Powerball prizes

August 8th, 2013 in Local - Breaking News

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Georgia Lottery players across the state have won large prizes playing Powerball, including three $1 million prizes and six $10,000 prizes from Wednesday's massive $448 million jackpot drawing, according to a news release.

Winning tickets with $1 million prizes were sold in Peachtree City, Stockbridge and Pooler, the release stated. Tickets with $10,000 prizes were sold in Rising Fawn, Augusta, Columbus, Duluth, West Point and Athens.

One winning ticket worth $40,000 was sold in Savannah.

The jackpot for Saturday's drawing is an estimated $40 million to a single annuity winner.

Winners in Georgia have 180 days from the draw date to claim prizes.