84-Year-Old Woman Claims Big Powerball Jackpot
(Tallahassee, FL) An 84-year-old Florida woman is the winner of a giant Powerball lottery prize.
Gloria Mckenzie of Zephyrhills claimed her prize more than two weeks after the drawing.
Lottery officials say she purchased five quick pick tickets at a grocery store.
One of them matched all the numbers for the $590 million jackpot.
Mckenzie is taking the prize in a lump sum.
After taxes that’s about $270 million.