Kentucky Lottery gives out 250 free Powerball tickets

Kentucky Lottery gives out 250 free Powerball tickets

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Hundreds of people got a free chance to win the $495 million Powerball jackpot Friday morning.

The Kentucky Lottery handed out 250 Powerball tickets at the Kroger, located at 6900 Bardstown Road.

According to lottery officials, this week’s Powerball jackpot is the 8th largest in the game’s history and the 14th largest in U.S. history.

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