Prize-winning Powerball lottery ticket worth $1M sold in Jamaica

A second-prize winning New York Lottery Cash4Life ticket was recently sold at a store in Sunnyside.
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A second prize-winning ticket worth $1 million for the Aug. 22 Powerball drawing was sold in Jamaica, the New York Lottery announced Tuesday.

The winning ticket was purchased at ABC Discount Liquors & Wine, located at 185-02 Hillside Ave.

The winning numbers for the Powerball game are drawn from a field of 1 to 69. The red Power Ball is drawn from a separate field one to of 26. The Powerball drawing is televised every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m.

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