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Winning Powerball ticket sold in N.J.

Lottery tickets were sold at Union Food Store in Totowa, N.J. The winning ticket was sold in the state.

Associated Press

Lottery tickets were sold at Union Food Store in Totowa, N.J. The winning ticket was sold in the state.

TRENTON, N.J. — A single ticket sold in New Jersey matched all six numbers in Saturday night’s drawing for the $338.3 million Powerball jackpot, lottery officials said. It was the 13th drawing held in the days since a Virginia man won a $217 million jackpot Feb. 6.

Thirteen other tickets worth $1 million each matched all but the final Powerball number on Saturday night. Those tickets were sold in New Jersey and 10 other states. Lottery officials said there was also one Power Play Match 5 winner in Iowa.

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The New Jersey Lottery said Sunday that details about the winning ticket would be released Monday, declining to reveal where it had been purchased and whether anyone had immediately come forward.

Lottery officials say it was the fourth-largest jackpot in Powerball history.

Powerball is played in 42 states, the District of Columbia, and the US Virgin Islands. Retailers in New Jersey said the growing jackpot had spurred a big boost in ticket sales in recent days.

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