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$1 million Powerball ticket sold in Crafton

| Thursday, March 20, 2014, 11:20 a.m.

Someone bought a Powerball ticket worth $1 million at the Giant Eagle in Crafton, the Pennsylvania Lottery announced Thursday morning.

The ticket correctly matched all five white balls, 02-19-23-34-43, but not the red Powerball 14, in Wednesday night's drawing.

The Giant Eagle on Walsh Road in Crafton will receive a $5,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.

No ticket matched all five white balls and the red Powerball, so the jackpot increases to $96 million for Saturday night's drawing.

The lottery said the prize must be claimed and the ticket validated before the winner can be identified. Pennsylvania Lottery Powerball winners have one year from the drawing date to claim prizes.

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