According to the New York Lotto website, the chance of winning the jackpot—that is matching all six numbers—is 1 in 45,057,474.
There were no winners of the first and second prize in the New York Lotto on Wednesday, August 7, 2019.
No winner has been confirmed.
"I freaked out," Bryan Redman said. "I got out of there, ran out of there, got into the car, locked the doors."
"People are buying hundreds at a time. We've sold more than $1,000 worth of Powerball today, and it's still early."