Hoosier Lottery Powerball® players should check their tickets; Saturday night's estimated jackpot is $183 million
INDIANAPOLIS (May 15, 2021) — A Hoosier Lottery retailer in Spencer County sold a Powerball® ticket worth $1 million for the Wednesday, May 12 drawing.
Hoosier Lottery players should check their tickets carefully as one entry matched all five numbers—only missing the Powerball.
The winning ticket was purchased at Richland General Store located at 3838 N. SR 161 in Richland City. The winning Powerball numbers for Wednesday, May 12 are: 1-19-20-38-54with the Powerball of 17.
Players can check their tickets with the free Hoosier Lottery Mobile App by downloading here.
The ticket holder should ensure their ticket is in a secure place, consider meeting with a financial advisor and contact Hoosier Lottery customer service at 1-800-955-6886 for specific claim instructions.
The current estimated Powerball jackpot for the Saturday, May 15 drawing is $183 million.
Since its first drawing in 1992, Powerball® has inspired the country with a chance to become a millionaire, while raising $25 billion for good causes supported by lotteries. Indiana had the very first Powerball jackpot winner in 1992 and leads the nation in Powerball jackpot wins with 39.
Powerball® tickets are $2 per play. Tickets are sold in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. ET.
Powerball jackpot odds are 1 in 292,201,338. Odds to win $1 million are 1 in 11,688,054. Overall Odds are 1 in 25.
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Last year, $30 million of the Lottery revenue was directed to local police and firefighters' pensions.