A Powerball ticket sold in Rapid City is worth $40,000 following the July 13, 2013 drawing. The lucky ticket holder matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball to win the game's third prize, which is normally $10,000. Because the player purchased the Power Play option for an additional $1, the prize was quadrupled to $40,000.
Winning numbers are 2, 8, 22, 35, 37 and the Powerball is 6. The odds of winning $40,000 playing Powerball are 1:648,976. The owner of the ticket is advised to sign the back of it immediately and put it in a safe place before contacting the Rapid City Lottery office at 605-394-5106 or the Pierre Lottery office at 605-773-5770. Winners have 180 days to claim their prizes.
Powerball is played in 43 states, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The jackpot currently sits at $116 million for the next drawing on Wednesday, July 17, 2013.