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$337M Powerball Winner Announced

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Lottery officials announced 44-year-old Donald Lawson as the winner of a $337 million Powerball Jackpot Friday afternoon.

The winning ticket from the August 15th drawing was purchased at a Sunoco in Lapeer. It was the third largest Powerball Jackpot in the game's history.

Michigan Lottery officials say the recently retired railroad worker elected to take the lump-sum cash option of $224.6 million.

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