BATON ROUGE, Louisiana — Louisiana Lottery officials say there were winning tickets in the Wednesday night Powerball and Easy 5 drawings.
The $122 million dollar Powerball ticket was sold in Ohio. The next Powerball drawing on Saturday has an estimated jackpot of $40 million.
The winning $70,000 Easy 5 ticket was purchased in Baton Rouge. Saturday's drawing has an estimated jackpot of $50,000.
Louisiana Lotto players matching all six numbers drawn would have won or shared a $525,000 prize. The prize will rise to an estimated $550,000 for the next drawing, on Saturday.