FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN)—A winning lottery ticket was sold at a Fayetteville grocery store, officials said in a release.
The ticket won $2 million and was sold at the Harris Teeter on Raeford Road in Fayetteville, officials said.
The lucky winner matched all five white balls on a $3 ticket, and this was “the largest prize nationally in the drawing,” officials shared.
According to officials, the winner has 180 days to claim their prize.
The odds of matching numbers on all five white balls are 1 in 11.6 million, according to the NC Education Lottery.
The Powerball jackpot now grows to $454 million as an annuity prize or $271.9 million cash for Wednesday’s drawing. The odds of winning a Powerball jackpot are 1 in 292 million.