LAWTON EZ GO SELLS TWO BIG WINNING TICKETS IN ONE WEEKEND
Oklahoma Lottery Seeking Ticket Owners of Winnings Worth $40,000
Oklahoma City (August 31, 2009) – Over the weekend the EZ Go in Lawton at 2808 NW 52nd Street became a very lucky place. The store sold not one but two winning Powerball tickets, one for $30,000 and one for $10,000. Today, the Oklahoma Lottery is seeking the ticket owners.
Both sets of winning numbers were chosen using Easy Pick, but only one of the two winning tickets included the Power Play option. The lucky winner that selected the Power Play option tripled their prize to $30,000.
The winning numbers for Saturday night’s Powerball drawing are 1, 20, 37, 52 and 53. The Powerball is 33 and the Power Play is 3.
Winners have 180 days from the day of the drawing to claim their prize at the Oklahoma Lottery Headquarters, located at 3817 N. Santa Fe in Oklahoma City.
About the Oklahoma Lottery
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $283 million has been contributed to education since November 2005 with funds directed to the higher education capital bond issue and funds directed to the Oklahoma Education Lottery Trust Fund (OELTF). The Oklahoma Legislature appropriates the OELTF.
Proceeds are used statewide to supplement existing funds for a variety of important education purposes, including: teacher compensation and benefits, early childhood development programs, college scholarships, classroom technology and construction of educational facilities.
For more information about the Oklahoma Lottery, please visit www.lottery.ok.gov.