The Powerball jackpot rises to $70 million after no one was able to match all the numbers for Saturday’s drawing.
The Powerball drawing on Saturday August 17 boasted an estimated jackpot of $60 million. No one was able to match the 6 numbers drawn on Saturday. The jackpot continues to rise, reaching $70 million for the drawing on Wednesday August 21.
There is one new millionaire who won $1 million throughMatch 5. The winner was able to match the five white balls but was not able to correctly guess the red Power Ball. There were no Match 5 with Power Play winners. The Match 5 winner purchased their ticket from a store in West Virginia.
Saturday’s drawing had a total of 574,758 non-jackpot winners who won a combined total of $5,732,044.
The next Powerball drawing for the $70 million jackpot will be Wednesday August 21 at 11:00pm EST. To watch the drawing live on your phone download the free LotteryHUB app for iPhone or Android. LotteryHUB connects you to your favorite lotteries on the go with customized lottery feed featuring videos and news from state lotteries.