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Prize-winning Powerball ticket worth $50K sold in Queens Village

Sep. 11, 2023 By Ethan Marshall

The New York Lottery announced that a ticket for the third prize in the Powerball drawing was sold Sept. 9 in Queens Village.

The ticket was sold at Natt Auto Center, located at 211-60 Hillside Ave. The prize was worth $50,000.

Winning numbers for the Powerball are drawn from a field of 1-69. Additionally, the red Power Ball is drawn from a 1-26 field. On Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays at 10:59 p.m., the drawings are televised.

With $3.7 billion contributed during the 2022-23 fiscal year, the New York Lottery is North America’s largest and most profitable lottery. These contributions go towards helping to support education in New York state.

New Yorkers struggling with a gambling addiction, or who know someone who is, can find help at NYProblemGamblingHelp.org, by calling New York’s toll-free confidential HOPEline at 1-877-8-HOPENY (1-877-846-7369), or texting HOPENY (467369). Standard text rates may apply.

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