1 of 2 winning Calif. Powerball tickets sold at store in Taft
TAFT, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) -- Two California tickets matched five numbers in Saturday's Powerball drawing, and one of them was sold at a store in Taft.
Each of those tickets is worth $2,309,228.
According to California Lottery officials, besides matching five numbers each, only missing the Powerball No. 11, both winning tickets were sold at 7-Eleven stores.
The Kern County store is located at 1124 6th St. in Taft. The Santa Clara County 7-Eleven is located at 2440 Almaden Expressway in San Jose.
One ticket sold in Florida hit the jackpot for the grand prize, a revised estimated $590.5 million, which is still a record amount for the Powerball game.