Originally Posted by USCBatgirl21
Not quite $400 mil. 5 total winning tickets were sold, so it will only be about $80 mil each (before taxes).
There was only one jackpot winner.
– One ticket wins $400 million Powerball jackpot
. Wednesday's massive Powerball jackpot that generated millions of ticket sales this week has been won by a single ticket sold in South Carolina.
– Powerball Jackpot Winner!
There was one $399 million
jackpot winner from South Carolina in the Wednesday, September 18, 2013 Powerball drawing. More details to follow after the winner comes forward to claim their prize.
Also, 12 lucky players matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize: 2 from California, 2 from Florida (both with Power Play), 2 from Georgia, 1 from New Jersey, 2 from New York, 2 from Pennsylvania (1 with Power Play), and 1 from South Carolina. For the complete rundown of winners by prize category, the drawing video, and all other data about this drawing, see the Powerball Drawing Detail