(Las Vegas, NV) – With $425-million dollars on the line, hundreds of Southern Nevadans have made their way to Arizona for a Powerball ticket. Arizona Last Stop is located in White Hills, Arizona about 26 miles outside of Nevada. ” I would say about 95 percent of our customers today have been from Nevada ” says Arizona Last Stop manager Melissa. She also says its been about a two- hour steady wait all day to purchase those powerball tickets. Nearby Rosie’s Den has extended its hours to handle the crowds waiting to buy a lottery ticket. Chances of winning tonights record Powerball jackpot are one in 175-million.
A customer purchases Powerball lottery tickets for the estimated record 425 million USD jackpot prize, Powerball's biggest winnings ever. The previous drawing resulted in no winner, setting up for the record setting prize when numbers will be drawn on Wednesday. (photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images