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$1M lottery ticket sold at Primm lotto store

Posted at 7:17 AM, Jan 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-14 10:18:58-05

The lottery store in Primm may not have sold a ticket to the winners of the $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot, but they did sell a million dollar ticket.

The numbers on the winning ticket matched everything but the Powerball number. An additional 11 tickets were sold in the state of California.

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People have been standing in line for hours over the last couple of weeks in hopes of buying a lucky ticket at Primm and other locations in California and Arizona.

It's not only the people who purchase the winning tickets who win money though. The stores that sell the winning tickets are also given a prize.