May 16, 2013 --
While there were no jackpot winning tickets sold for last night’s Powerball drawing, one lucky ticket sold in Connecticut matched the first 5 numbers drawn for the game’s $1,000,000 prize.
The winning Powerball
numbers on that date were 2 - 11 - 26 - 34 – 41, the Powerball number was 32. In total, 46,040 winning Powerball tickets were sold statewide, with prizes ranging from $4 to $1,000,000.
Since the new Powerball game began on January 15, 2012, Connecticut has sold 13 prize winning tickets each worth $1,000,000, plus 5 more that were “Power Played” for $2,000,000.
Saturday, CT Lottery players will get another chance at winning the Powerball jackpot, which has soared to an impressive $550 million, with an estimated cash value of $350.1 million—the second largest jackpot in Powerball history.