Mystery Missouri Powerball Winner Reveals Himself In A Facebook Post

A father of four from Missouri just became one of the luckiest lotto players on the planet this week.

The Daily Mail reports Mark Hill, 52, a father of four from Dearborn matched all six Powerball numbers, winning half the $587.5 million jackpot. It's the largest jackpot prize ever won in Missouri and the second-largest Powerball jackpot awarded nationwide, according to the Missouri State Lottery. 

Hill broke the good news in a Facebook post.

"We are truly blessed ... we were lucky winners of the powerball!', he wrote, according to the  St Joseph News Press .  The Missouri Lottery confirmed the winner Friday.

Hill picked up his winning ticket at a Trex Mart in Dearborn, Missouri.  The winning numbers were: 5, 16, 22, 23, 29, and the Powerball number was 6.

He'll share his prize with another winner in Arizona, who has yet be identified.

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