Rhode Island Lottery today confirmed that a $1 million winning ticket was sold at Mutual Mart, 900 Charles St., North Providence.
The winning ticket matched all five numbers but not the Powerball number to win $1,000,000.
The prize has yet to be claimed. last night’s Powerball drawing.
Saturday’s estimated Powerball jackpot is $222 million.
While waiting for the big Powerball winner to come forward to claim, both “Premier VIP” second chance winners came in to pick their prizes for the first-ever “Winner’s Choice” second chance drawing. Winners can choose from Trip Prizes or $4,000 cash.
Michaela Miller of Warwick opted to take the $4,000 cash prize so she and her son could plan their own trip together!
Kathleen Whewell of Lincoln also took the $4,000 cash prize so she could have even more options to spend her winnings.
The next “Premier VIP” second chance drawing is May 11, 2022. Players can enter their non-winning “Premier VIP” tickets by first joining or logging into Rhode Island Lottery’s VIP Club, then by entering the serial number found on the front of each ticket.