Winning tickets sold in Gaithersburg, Prince Frederick, Upper Marlboro
Although the Powerball jackpot is still on a roll, lots of lucky Maryland players had a winning Wednesday. The Maryland Lottery is looking for the players who bought a $1 million winning ticket for the Sept. 22 drawing in Upper Marlboro and two $50,000 winning tickets in Gaithersburg and Prince Frederick.
Check your tickets closely. The winning numbers were 20, 40, 47, 55 and 63; the Powerball was 5 and the Power Play multiplier was x3. Maryland had 22,882 winners in the drawing of prizes ranging from $4 to $1 million. Lottery officials encourage all winners to sign the back of their tickets immediately and put them in a safe location.
The $1 million winner matched the first five winning numbers and became Maryland’s fifth second-tier Powerball prize winner of 2021. The two $50,000 winners boosted Maryland’s total of third-tier winners this year to 45.
The sellers of the three big winning tickets were:
$1 million — Watkins Park Liquors, 56 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro (Prince George’s County)
$50,000 — ABD Liquors, 110 West Dare’s Beach Road, Prince Frederick (Calvert County)
$50,000 — Giant #150, 46 Bureau Drive, Gaithersburg (Montgomery County).
For selling the $1 million winning ticket, Watkins Park Liquors earns a $2,500 bonus from the Lottery.
The Powerball jackpot rolled to $523 million for the Saturday, Sept. 25 drawing, making it the 10th largest jackpot in Powerball history. The cash option is $379 million.
Winners get 182 days from the date of the drawing to claim prizes. Instructions