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$50M Powerball Ticket Sold in Bucks County

Jackpot-winning ticket in Wednesday night's drawing



    A Powerball ticket worth $50 million was sold at Levittown News and Tobacco in Fairless Hills, Bucks County. NBC10's Doug Shimell went to Fairless Hills to get some reaction. (Published Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012)

    Pennsylvania Lottery officials confirm a whopping $50 million dollar jackpot-winning Powerball ticket was sold in Bucks County.

    The winning ticket was purchased at Levittown News & Tobacco on South Oxford Valley Road in Fairless Hills.

    The ticket correctly matched all five white balls, 13-17-19-27-38 and the red Powerball, 12, from Wednesday night's drawing.

    The winning ticket holder can opt for the $50 million dollar annuity or take the cash option of more than $33 million dollars, less 25 percent federal withholding.

    Lottery officials cannot confirm the identity of the winner unfil the prize is claimed and the ticket is validated.