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$2 million lottery ticket in Lumberton remains unclaimed

NC Education Lottery

Someone in Lumberton bought a North Carolina Powerball lottery ticket and won $2 million in Saturday’s drawing, but the money hasn’t been claimed yet.

The ticket matches all five numbers on the winning white ball numbers 17-21-26-47-54, winning $1 million and beating the odds of 1 in 11.7 million, according to the N.C. Education Lottery. The prize doubled to $2 million when the 2X multiplier was drawn.

The red Powerball number was 7.

Atkinson’s Cigarette Land on West 5th Street in Lumberton sold the winning ticket.

As of 1 p.m. Sunday, the prize hadn’t been claimed.

The winner has 180 days since Saturday’s drawing to claim the prize.

To check if your numbers won, go here.

For more information about how to check if your ticket won a prize, visit https://nclottery.com/DidYouWin.

Camila Molina: 919-829-4538, @Cmolina

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