Powerball officials say the jackpot has climbed to an estimated $600 million, making it the largest prize in the game’s history and the world’s second largest lottery prize.
After weeks of rolling without a winner, the Powerball jackpot has once again ballooned in time for its Wednesday drawing, an estimated $360 million jackpot considered the third largest Powerball jackpot and the seventh largest jackpot in history.
A ticket worth $1 million sold at a Denver 7-Eleven store during the Mega Millions fever that swept the nation the week of March 25 still has not been claimed.
Two Mega Millions tickets sold in Colorado will bring a rich payday, even though the state again missed out on the jackpot.
People were lining up Friday before the drawing for the biggest jackpot in lottery history.
Lottery players aren’t the only ones in Colorado seeing dollar signs in the record-setting Mega Millions jackpot.