Powerball fever hits Chicago-area
The winning Powerball numbers are: 5 – 25 – 30 – 58 – 59 . The Powerball is 32
It is the third largest Powerball drawing ever, $425 million dollars.
Powerball tickets are sold in 43 states, the District of Columbia and the U.S Virgin Islands. The odds of winning? 1 in 175 million.
But is you win the jackpot, it translates to a lump sum payment of about $245 million dollars and today, people in the Chicago area have been trading in dollars for dreams.
WGN’s Dan Ponce talked with some hopeful lotto players.