PHOENIX (Tucson News Now) - The outstanding second-place Powerball winning tickets sold from the same Phoenix-area store for the same drawing have all been claimed.
The Arizona Lottery says the six $1 million winning tickets were purchased by one Glendale resident at the QuikTrip located at 6702 W. Glendale Ave. in Glendale. The winner, who wishes to remain anonymous, claimed the six tickets over the course of three visits to the Arizona Lottery's Phoenix office.
Arizona has had 10 second-place wins since the new $2 Powerball game launched on January 15. In addition to this winner from Glendale, Arizona winners have included two Tucson residents, a Phoenix resident and a couple from Fort Mohave.
The new game has created approximately 100 millionaires nationwide. It features a starting jackpot of $40 million. the second prize for matching all five numbers, without the Powerball, increased from $200,000 to $1 million.