A ticket with five numbers in Wednesday’s night drawing of the multi-state Powerball lottery, but missing the Powerball number, was sold at a CVS pharmacy in La Jolla and is worth $212,555.
There were no tickets sold with all six numbers, the Multi-State Lottery Association, which conducts the game, announced. The estimated jackpot for Saturday’s drawing is expected to grow to $80 million.
The numbers drawn tonight were 20, 21, 22, 41, 54 and the Powerball number was 7. The estimated jackpot was $70 million.
The drawing was the fourth since the last time a ticket with all six numbers was sold.
The odds of matching all five numbers and the Powerball number is 1 in 175,223,510, according to the Powerball website. The overall chance of winning a prize is 1 in 31.85.
The Powerball game is played in 44 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands.
— City News Service
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