By CBSBoston.com Staff

BOSTON (CBS) – There was one winner in the $731.1 million Powerball drawing Wednesday night. A single ticket sold in Maryland matched all six numbers.

The winning numbers drawn Wednesday night are: 40-53-60-68-69 and a Powerball of 22.

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If the winner chooses the one-time, lump sum payment, the cash value is $546.8 million before taxes.

This was one of two giant jackpot up for grabs.

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The Mega Millions jackpot grew to $970 million Wednesday. The cash option is now $716.3 million.

That jackpot is the third largest prize in American lottery history.

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The next Mega Millions drawing is Friday at 11 p.m.

CBSBoston.com Staff