Powerball jackpot at $320M, winning numbers drawn Wednesday

August 15, 2012 5:32:35 AM PDT
A lot of lottery players woke up Wednesday morning after dreaming about living the high life.

The jackpot for Wednesday night's Powerball jackpot is now $320 million. That's the second-largest jackpot in Powerball history.

"People start getting interested in the great big prize when it is at $100 million. The media gets interested around $200 million. I think everyone is interested when it gets above $300 million. We expect to sell a lot of tickets today," said Michael Jones, superintendent of Illinois Lottery.