CHARLOTTE, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – A lottery ticket that hit for $1 million in Saturday’s Powerball was sold in Charlotte and has yet to be claimed, the North Carolina Lottery announced Sunday.
The winner has 180 days to claim the prize.
The $2 Powerball ticket was purchased at the Food Mart on The Plaza in northeast Charlotte.
It was the only $1 million ticket sold in the U.S. and the largest winner nationally.
The chances the lucky individual had of winning the $1 million prize were 1 in 11.6 million.
No jackpot winners were pronounced, meaning the next drawing stretches to $85 million.