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Lottery ticket in MA wins $758M jackpot, 3 tickets in Upstate worth $200K

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Jackpot sign at an Upstate, SC store (FOX Carolina/ Aug. 23, 2017) Jackpot sign at an Upstate, SC store (FOX Carolina/ Aug. 23, 2017)
GREENVILLE, SC (AP/FOX Carolina) -

One lucky ticket sold in Massachusetts claimed the $758.7 million jackpot in Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing, according to lottery officials.

The lucky numbers were 6, 7, 16, 23 and 26, and the Powerball number was 4.

The ticket was sold at a convenience store in Chicopee, MA.

Powerball Product Group Chair Charlie McIntyre said six other tickets won $2 million apiece, and 34 won $1 million prizes.

According to Powerball.com’s list of total winners, South Carolina and North Carolina each had one $1 million winner and Georgia had two.

The SC Education Lottery said the million dollar winner bought the ticket from the Speedway at 509 N. Goose Creek Blvd. in Goose Creek.

Three tickets worth $200,000 were sold at Upstate convenience stores.

Officials said The 7-Eleven on Clemson Blvd. in Seneca, BP on Hwy 34 in Newberry, and Fast Fuel West Main St. in Williamston all sold tickets that matched four out of five white ball numbers and the red Powerball number at odds of 1 in 913,129. The ticket purchasers also spent the extra $1 for PowerPlay to have their $50,000 prize multiplied by four.

Lottery officials in North Carolina said a $200,000 ticket was sold at M&M Mart on North Main Street in Marion.

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