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Winning lottery tickets sold in Nebraska

Posted at 9:26 AM, Mar 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-07 14:36:27-05

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Nebraska has a new millionaire. One player who bought a Powerball ticket for Wednesday's drawing happened to have the lucky numbers, worth $1 million!

The Nebraska Lottery has confirmed that one ticket sold for Wednesday's $381 million Powerball draw matched the first five numbers, but not the Powerball number itself. The ticket was sold at a HyVee Gas in Fremont.

The winning numbers were 6, 10, 21, 35, 46, and powerball 23.

Winning tickets expire 180 days after the drawing. Prizes of $20,000 or more must be claimed in person at Lottery headquarters in Lincoln.

In Omaha, a winning Pick 5 ticket was sold, worth $136,000. The ticket was sold at the HyVee on Center Street. The numbers were 5, 12, 23, 24, 26.

Hy-Vee will also be presented with a $10,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.