[UPDATE] Winning Powerball Ticket Sold in Eunice, Louisiana
One ticket sold in Louisiana is the big winner in the Wednesday night Powerball drawing. Lots of people who bought tickets in our state will be checking those numbers today.
We can now tell you the winning ticket was purchased in Eunice, Louisiana.
The ticket is worth $191 million dollars. The onetime lump sum payout is $119 million. You would still have to pay taxes on the winnings, but you'll still take home more than 85 million dollars. That would buy a lot of State Fair tickets or you could bankroll Elio Motors!
No details have been released yet about where exactly the ticket was sold in Eunice, but that info should be released shortly.